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THE BOOK OF THE THOUSAND AND ONE NIGHTS: NOW FIRST COMPLETELY DONE INTO  ENGLISH PROSE AND VERSE, FROM THE ORIGINAL ARABIC, COMPLETE NINE VOLUME  SET IN VELLUM by  John (translator) Payne - Hardcover - Limited Edition - 1884 - from Village Booksellers LLC and Biblio.co.uk

THE BOOK OF THE THOUSAND AND ONE NIGHTS: NOW FIRST COMPLETELY DONE INTO ENGLISH PROSE AND VERSE, FROM THE ORIGINAL ARABIC, COMPLETE NINE VOLUME SET IN VELLUM

by Payne, John (translator)

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


NY: Richard Worthington. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1884. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Velllum soiled, paper toning. Hinges delicate. Vellum split along spine decoration volume one. #293 of 500 sets issued. Flaws noted, an enchanting set affordably priced. Scan available. ; 8vo .


  • Bookseller: Village Booksellers LLC US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1025034
  • Title: THE BOOK OF THE THOUSAND AND ONE NIGHTS: NOW FIRST COMPLETELY DONE INTO ENGLISH PROSE AND VERSE, FROM THE ORIGINAL ARABIC, COMPLETE NINE VOLUME SET IN VELLUM
  • Author: Payne, John (translator)
  • Illustrator: Illustrated by M. A. Lalauze
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good with no dust jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Limited Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Richard Worthington
  • Place: NY
  • Date published: 1884
  • Keywords: Fine Binding & Gift Books, Vellum Boards, Arabian Literature, Arabian Nights, Limited Edtions, Classic Fairytales
  • Bookseller catalogs: Offered For The Collector;
  • Subjects: ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES / General; ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES / Books;


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