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The thousand and one quarters of an hour (Tartarian tales).; Edited by Leonard C. Smithers

Gueullette, Thomas-Simon ; Smithers, Leonard C. (trans., ed.)

Published by Printed for subscribers only, London, 1897
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Wide medium octavo in maroon half calf and marbled boards; vii, 297 p. 24 cm. Variations on the "Thousand and One Nights" (Alf Leila was Leila ; Alf Layla wa Layla; Arabian Nights); Tartars -- Social life and customs -- Fiction. Folk Tales; Story-telling. Literature of the Middle East; Orientalism; Romanticism. Front board neatly detached; rear boarding weak at hinge; spine lightly rubbed with a few small chips to spine head; else a tight reading or beinder's copy. Pages partly unopened. A very few spots of foxing -- extremely sparse. Bookseller Inventory # 9952

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Title: The thousand and one quarters of an hour (...

Publisher: Printed for subscribers only, London

Publication Date: 1897

Binding: Half Calf

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