Vikram and the Vampire or Tales of Hindu Devilry

Vikram and the Vampire or Tales of Hindu Devilry

Burton, Captain Sir Richard; Isabel Burton (Editor) , Ernest Griset(illus.)

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Place Published: London
Publisher: Tylston and Edwards
Date Published: 1893
Edition: Memorial edition
Binding: Hardcover
Book Id: 36304

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243pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Black cloth covered boards with a decorative gilt stamped title on the spine, and small gilt stamped vignettes on the covers. Publisher's red top stain. Good. The extremities are mildly rubbed and bumped. Restoration work has been done to the spine ends and the top third of the front joint. There is a 3/4" split in the cloth of the rear board along the joint. The spine is rolled. There is a light stain on the rear cover. The frontispiece and the accompanying tissue guard are hanging on by a thread. The text block is cracked at p. 145, and the threads are sporadically visible in the inside margins of the pages.

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The Memorial Edition of the Works of Captain Sir Richard F. Burton Volume V. With thirty-three illustrations by Ernest Griset.