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Stories from The Arabian Nights. Retold by Laurence Housman. With drawings by Edmund Dulac.
London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1907. - Quarto. Near contemporary deluxe blue morocco beautifully bound by Bayntun, raised bands, gilt titles to spine, gilt pictorial decorations to compartments, gilt triple frame with cornerpieces to front and rear cover, gilt pattern to edges of spine and boards, gilt floral decorations to turn-ins, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Upper corners of boards very slightly bumped, parts of spine ends lightly rubbed, prelims and tissue guards slightly foxed. An excellent copy. 50 color plates on grey-green card stock, with captioned tissue guards. First limited edition, one of 350 copies numbered and signed by Dulac, of which this is number 2. With owner signature in pencil to verso of front free endpaper.
      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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