The Arabian Nights Entertainments – Milo Winter (1914) (1st ed)

S$84.00

The Arabian Nights Entertainments – Milo Winter (1914) (1st ed)

S$84.00

With 16 lovely colour plates by Milo Winter.

Title: The Arabian Nights Entertainments

Author: Milo Winter (illus)

Publisher: Duckworth & Co., 1914. First edition.

Condition: Hardcover, decorative cloth. Fair. Front hinge cracked, spine worn and frayed, slight foxing. Binding sound, text unmarked, with 16 colour plates, all present. 293pp., app 10″ by 8″.

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Description

Contents:

The Sultan and His Vow
The Story of the Merchant and the Genie
The Three Calenders, Sons of Kings , and the Five Ladies of Bagdad
The Story of the Three Sisters
The Story of Aladdin
The History of Ali Baba, And of the Forty Robbers Killed by One Slave
The Story of Sinbad the Sailor

About the illustration (from Wikipedia):

Milo Winter (August 7, 1888 – August 15, 1956)[1] was an American book illustrator. He created editions of Aesop’s Fables, Arabian Nights, Alice in Wonderland, A Christmas Carol, Gulliver’s Travels, Tanglewood Tales (1913), and others.