Aladdin, Sindbad the Sailor & Ali Baba (1880)

S$166.00

Aladdin, Sindbad the Sailor & Ali Baba (1880)

S$166.00

Title: Aladdin, Sindbad the Sailor & Ali Baba

Author: Gustave Dore & others (illus)

Publisher: John and Robert Maxwell, exact date unknown. Pencil inscription on first blank reveals it to be no later than 1880. Very rare edition.

Condition: Hardcover, tall decorative cloth. Binding slightly cocked and rather shaken, but all intact. Boards have wear commensurate with age. Inside somewhat foxed in places. Otherwise good. Still bright!

Description

Three of the most popular stories from The Arabian Nights in a tall decorative hardcover, with a huge number of engravings by renowned illustrators such as Gustave Dore. A rare edition.