Burton, Richard F. ARABIAN NIGHTS.


Burton, Richard F. ARABIAN NIGHTS. The Book of The Thousand Nights and a Night and SUPPLEMENTAL NIGHTS With Notes Anthropological and Explanatory. [London]: The Burton Club, c. 1900. 17 vols. Mecca edition, issued by The Burton Club in a limited edition of 1000 sets of which this is #652. Each volume illustrated with several engravings and indexed. Various pagination pp. Hardcover. Royal 8vo. Publisher’s half crushed red morocco over marbled boards. 5 raised bands, gilt devices and lettering tooled in compartments. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Head, heel and corners lightly bumped. Some corners lightly worn. Spines dulled. Boards rubbed. Otherwise quite good. Text crisp and clean, binding tight. A lovely set in superb condition. Very good/No dust jacket. With Introduction Explanatory Notes on the Manners and Customs of Moslem Men and a Terminal Essay upon the History of The Nights. [In Ten Volumes]. – with – Supplemental Nights to the Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night. With Notes Anthropological and Explanatory. [In Seven Volumes] (Multiple volumes – extra shipping charges apply) (Insurance required to ship this item).

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Burton, Richard F
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c. 1900

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