ARABIAN NIGHTS A Series of Seventy Original Illustrations to Captain Sir R.F. Burton's "Arabian Nights"... Reproduced from the Original Pictures in Oils. Specially Painted by Albert Letchford, ONE OF 280 LARGE PAPER COPIES, 1897
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ARABIAN NIGHTS A Series of Seventy Original Illustrations to Captain Sir R.F. Burton's "Arabian Nights"... Reproduced from the Original Pictures in Oils. Specially Painted by Albert Letchford, ONE OF 280 LARGE PAPER COPIES, 1897
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ARABIAN NIGHTS
A Series of Seventy Original Illustrations to Captain Sir R.F. Burton's "Arabian Nights"... Reproduced from the Original Pictures in Oils. Specially Painted by Albert Letchford, ONE OF 280 LARGE PAPER COPIES, this one of 250 "Choice Edition de Luxe" copies on "plate paper, proofs before letters", half-title, 71 photogravure plates, publisher's red half morocco gilt, t.e.g., raised bands slightly rubbed, folio, H.S. Nichols, 1897
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