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STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS

Written by Laurence Housman
Illustrated by Edmund Dulac
Published by George H. Doran, NY.

STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
Written by Laurence Housman. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st thus. 1938. Hardback.

Hodder & Stoughton's Colour Books. Contents are four stories: Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves; The Story of the Magic Horse; Sinbad the Sailor; and Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp. Grey cloth with red titles and vignettes to front cover and spine. Grey endpapers. 12 colour plates. 222 pages.

Almost very good condition. Spine browned, boards marked. Inscription in ink in belongs to box. Foxing to contents. A musty odour present. All plates present.

Stock no. 1816497

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STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
Written by Laurence Housman. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa. 1941. Hardback.

Hodder & Stoughton's Colour Books. Contents are four stories: Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves; The Story of the Magic Horse; Sinbad the Sailor; and Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp. Grey cloth with red titles and vignettes to front cover and spine. Grey endpapers. 12 colour plates. 222 pages.

Almost very good condition. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Vertical crease to rear cover. Some grubby marks and browning to covers. Inscriptions in ink to prelims. Some foxing throughout; heaviest to endpapers and outer page edges. All plates present.

Stock no. 2126736

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STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
Written by Laurence Housman. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st thus. 1938. Hardback.

Hodder & Stoughton's Colour Books. Contents are four stories: Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves; The Story of the Magic Horse; Sinbad the Sailor; and Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp. Grey cloth with red titles and vignettes to front cover and spine. Grey endpapers. 12 colour plates. 222 pages.

Very good condition. Spine and corners bumped, spine foxed. Covers slightly grubby with a couple of small dents to edge of rear cover and a small rubbed patch to top of front cover. Name plate to front pastedown. Inscription in pencil to front free-endpaper. Heavy foxing to contents. Faint smell of tobacco(?) to contents.

Stock no. 1317441

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STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
Written by Laurence Housman. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Published by Hodder & Stoughton; Boots the Chemists. Hardback.

Brown cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front cover. 20 beautiful tipped-in colour plates. 319 pages. Published for Boots The Chemist.

Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper. Some light wear to cover corners and edges. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins. All plates present. Wrapper is unevenly faded with large tears and chips; a little loss; creased with a few splash marks.

Stock no. 2123545

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STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
Written by Laurence Housman. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Published by Hodder & Stoughton; Boots the Chemists. circa. 1930. Hardback.

Brown cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front cover. 20 beautiful tipped-in colour plates. 319 pages. Published for Boots The Chemist.

Almost very good condition. Spine and corners bumped and worn. A few small marks to covers. Damage to front pastedown where writing has been erased, name in ink alongside. Pale orange stains to front and rear endpaper. Foxing and some light browning, mainly to endpapers, prelims and page edges. Contents generally clean. All plates present, erased pencil writing to mount of one plate.

Stock no. 1507211

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STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
Written by Laurence Housman. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1923. Hardback.

Green cloth covers with gilt titles to spine, blind border to front cover. 29 colour plates. 245 pages.

Almost very good condition. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some wrinkling to cloth. Horizontal mark across rear cover, book possibly been pressed onto a hard edge. A few marks to covers, especially front cover. Endpapers are browned with green marks to top corner of front endpaper. Small piece of paper missing from bottom of frontis page alongside spine. 2 plates have been taped in with clear tape, not browned. 1 plate has a small corner crease and a couple have rippling. One hinge cracked. Two pages have margin tears. Some foxing and a few small marks to contents but generally they are clean.

Stock no. 1504298

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STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
Written by Laurence Housman. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Hardback.

Hodder & Stoughton's Colour Books. Contents are four stories: Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves; The Story of the Magic Horse; Sinbad the Sailor; and Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp. Grey cloth with red titles and vignettes to front cover and spine. Grey endpapers. 12 colour plates. 222 pages.

Very good condition. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine slightly browned, rear cover unevenly faded, a couple of small marks to front cover. Foxing to spine, cover edges and page edges. Belongs to area completed in black pen on pastedown. Inscription to front endpaper also in black ink. Some browning to endpapers. Contents are generally clean.

Stock no. 1503525

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