Stories from The Arabian Nights Retold by Lawrence Housman. Edmund Dulac, Illustrator.

Stories from The Arabian Nights Retold by Lawrence Housman

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1907. Second trade edition. Hardcover. 133 pages in text. 25.5 x 20 cm. Fifty mounted color plates with descriptive letterpress tissue guards in olive ink. HUGHEY 16b. "This is Dulac's most important book.....It was an overnight sensation that unequivocally established Dulac's reputation. Scattered light toning to title, a few leaves at end of text with toning, one half centimeter at bottom (apparently from binder's staining applied to bottom edges). Raised bands, spine panels decorated and lettered in gilt. Rebound in morocco, retaining original orange cloth covers. Near fine. Item #21155

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