Burton, Sir Richard
Title The Book of The Thousand Nights and a Night. A Plain and Literal Translation of the Arabian Nights Entertainments Made and Annotated By Richard F. Burton
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Publisher New York The Heritage Press 1962
Illustrator Valenti Angelo
Seller ID 002597
New York: The Heritage Press, 1962. Burton's famous translation of the Tales of the Arabian Nights, here in a very high-quality reprint of the 1934 edition issued by the Limited Editions Club. Reduced from six volumes to three; close to 4000 pages. This is a Near Fine set; highly decorative paper-covered boards in orange and black with a cloth spine. No dustjackets; the three volumes are housed in black slipcases. Slight darkening on the spines; the orange color of the first volume (I & II) is very lightly sunned. Take these with you when marooned on a desert isle! Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Reprint.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Valenti Angelo.