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SKU: 009177 Category:

Description

Title:
Princess Badoura: A Tale from the Arabian Nights
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 009177

Author: Houseman, Laurence [re-told by]
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton
Place: London
Year: 1913
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 4to
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 4to. Text body is free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Previous owner’s name in ink on front free end paper. No date but circa 1913. Ivory cloth over boards, elaborately decorated in gilt and green, decorated end papers, 10 color tipped in plates with captioned paper guards, 113 pages. Spine discolored, covers soiled from handling, corners and spine ends bumped with fraying, end papers moderately foxed, lower half of front hinge cracked with binding just starting to pull from text block, soil on some pages in blank margins from handling, foxing on paper guards and facing pages & on back of plates near front and near back of book (all plates are in excellent condition with no foxing), inner hinge cracked such that book lies flat, some foxing in the gutter of a few pages. Illustrator: Dulac, Edmund. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3 lbs 6 oz. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; Books; Fiction. Picture 3: Frontispiece. Picture 4: Front hinge crack. Picture 5: Illustration. Picture 6: Worse foxing. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 009177.