The Arabian Nights: Their Best-Known Tales
Wiggin, Kate Douglas; Nora D. Smith , Maxfield Parrish(illus.)
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
Edition: 1923 reprint of the Charles Scribner's Edition with illustration
Book Id: 44084
339pp. Octavo [24 cm] Black cloth with an illustrated paper label on the front cover and the title brightly stamped in gilt on the backstrip. Illustrated endsheets. The top edge has the publisher's light red stain. Deckled fore edges. Very good, with light bumping and rubbing to the extremities, and a moderate lean to the spine. The front fly leaf has a contemporary gift inscription and a bookseller's miniature label.
Beautifully illustrated with twelve full color illustrations by the renowned Maxfield Parrish. Parrish began as an illustrator for children's books and developed into a muralist and leading illustrator.