22 June 2010
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION
ARABIAN NIGHTS. The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, with Supplemental Nights. Translated by Sir Richard F. Burton. Benares: Kamashastra Society, 1885-1888.
12 volumes, 8o. Numerous engraved plates. Contemporary half morocco.
LIMITED EDITION, number 8 of 200 copies of the "Library Edition." 12 volumes plus 6 Supplemental Nights present. Supplemental Nights bound in as follows: numbers 1 and 2 in volume IX, numbers 3 and 4 in volume X, number 5 in volume XI, and number 6 in volume XII; title pages present for each. (12)
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