Ali Baba and Other Stories from the Arabian Nights.
London, New York & Toronto: Hodder and Stoughton, 1911. 8vo, pp. plus 12 tipped-in color plates, including frontispiece, by Edmund Dulac. Original red cloth with gilt-stamped backstrip and raised gilt illustration on upper cover depicting Ali Baba and a donkey, covers lightly soiled at edges, text much foxed, plates are in good condition, ink inscription on front free endpaper (Adele Biederman Bush St. Sunday School Dec. 5, 1915, half title and leaf immediately preceding rear endpaper are very discolored from their contact with endpapers. A good copy. An abridged version of Dulacs beautiful and important 1907 Stories from the Arabian Nights, with 4 of the original 6 stories and 12 of the original 50 plates in a very attractive binding. Hughey 16m.
(Item Id: 9098)