Princess Badoura. A Tale from the Arabian Nights. Retold by Laurence Housman

DULAC, Edmund

$1,295.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton, [1913], first, limited, edition
Description: 10 tipped-in col. plates with printed tissue guards; 4to, elaborately decorated cream cloth stamped in green and gilt, top edges gilt. Corners sl. bumped; a little foxing; else a very good copy

The Special Edition of 750 copies signed `Edmund Dulac’. The flyer for the Leicester Galleries exhibition of the original water colours is loosely inserted. One of the great gift books published at the start of the 20th century, reflecting the worldwide interest in myths and legends and exotic settings. This is the story of Badoura and her Persian Prince

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