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Stories from The Arabian Nights, Lawrence Housman, Edmond Dulac

$74.00
SKU LAN6889

Stories from The Arabian Nights Retold by Lawrence Housman with drawings by Edmond Dulac.

Published by Hodder and Stoughton, New York, London. Printed in London. November 1921 edition, following the first printing in this form of 1911 (and the first Hodder & Stoughton edition of 1907).

A good green cloth hardback with printed illustration on cover surrounded by art nouveau inspired design. Cover with shelf wear and bumping. Endpaper cracked at first inner joint, but all still soundly bound. Webbing showing at one gathering. Presentation inscription of last free endpaper at rear.

Text is nice and clean throughout with mild age toning to extremities. Includes 20 tipped in colour illustrations (including frontispiece) by Edmond Dulac (complete), plus cover image.

Unnumbered pages.

Dimensions: 

Approximately 207mm high x 154mm wide x 30mm deep.

Approximately 618g unpacked.