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Edmund Dulac Illustrated "Arabian Nights" and "Rubáiyát," Early 20th Century

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Title and Author/Editor Stories from the Arabia Nights (Retold by Laurence Housman, 1920), Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám (Rendered into English verse by Edward Fitzgerald, 1911)
Genre Anthology, Poetry
Illustrator Edmund Dulac (French-British, 1882–1953)
Type of Illustration Tipped-in color illustrations, Drawings
Binding Illustrated cloth on board
Publisher George H. Doran
Period Early 20th Century
Place of Publication New York
Language English
Number of Books 2


- wear to covers with discoloration, cocked spines, bowing, fraying, rubbed edges, bumped corners and soiling; former owner’s name to the front endpaper, marking to the front flyleaf, sticker to the title page and personalized inscription to frontispiece verso of Arabian Nights; replaced endpapers to Rubáiyát; tanning and fading to text blocks and text edges; generally tight text and clean pages.


1.5" W x 9.25" H x 6.5" D

- measures Arabian Nights.

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