The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night.
The Burton Club. 8vo. 17 volumes, approx. 350 pp. per vol. Set is in very good condition. Gilt top edge, interiors clean. Light wear to edges, slight staining to upper corner of text, damp-staining to fore-edges of all volumes. "Plain and literal translation of the Arabian Nights Entertainments. Now entitled 'The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, ' with introduction, explanatory notes on the manners and customs of Moslem men and a terminal essay upon the history of the nights." Black and white plates throughout all volumes, with tissue guards. Limited to one thousand numbered sets, of which this is numbered 304. Very Good Cloth Hard Cover (Item ID: 114583)