The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night (10 vols). Richard F. Burton.

The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night (10 vols).

Burton Club, circa 1910. Cloth. 3738 pp., 8vo. Cloth hardcovers. 10 vols. Limited Aden edition set, #497 of 1000; printed by the Burton Club for private subscribers only. "A plain & literal translation of the Arabian Nights Entertainments...w/ introduction explanatory notes on the manners & customs of Moslem men & a terminal essay upon the history of The Nights." Illustrated w/ magical line drawings. Slight discoloration, wear, & light soiling to boards & spines; most wear to vol 1 rear board, & some light peeling/soiling/chipping to spine title stickers. Bindings mostly sturdy; vols 1 & 10 loose but holding. Some light marks/scuffs to gilt textblock top edges; mostly to vol 1. Light foxing to other edges. Some very light foxing/soiling scattered to mostly clean textblock interiors. Light separation between pgs 16-17 of vol 6. Very Good. Item #161338

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