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Auction:
2483
Lot:
307
Sold for:
$207$175

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

(Decorative Bindings), The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, London: Kamashastra Society, 1897, Library Edition, Sir Richard F. Burton's translation, twelve volumes, gilt embossed three quarter red morocco, 8vo, (good, bumped and chipped, some extremity wear and light toning).
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Kamashastra Society, Richard F. Burton, London, Library Edition, Arabic literature, Epics, Exploration, Persian mythology

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