[Arabian Nights]. The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night. Translated from the Arabic by... Reprinted from the Original Edition and Edited by Leonard C. Smithers. Captain Sir R. F. BURTON.

[Arabian Nights]. The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night. Translated from the Arabic by... Reprinted from the Original Edition and Edited by Leonard C. Smithers.

London: H.S. Nichols, 1894. Library edition, 12 volumes, large 8vo. Half title and the final leaf of text in each volume browned, bookplates designed by Max Beerbohm of Granville Barker, actor, producer and playwright, later inscriptions to the fly leaf and the foot of each bookplate. Original black cloth, t.e.g., upper covers with Arabic decoration gilt, spine ends bumped with mild wear, first and last volumes with small indents to the spines and outer edges due to the set being tied up with string, but overall a very good set. Penzer pp.122-4. Item #23291

Price: £450.00

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