With nearly 2000 wood-engravings

[Alf layla wa-layla - Dutch]. Duizend en een Nacht. Arabische vertellingen.

Utrecht, C. van der Post jr., 1848-1850.

Large 4to. 3 vols. (4), VIII, 602, (2) pp. (4), 598, (2) pp. (4), 634, (2) pp. Contemporary half leather with marbled covers and giltstamped spines. Illustrated throughout with nearly 2000 wood-engravings.

 1,500.00

A finely illustrated Dutch edition by the bookseller, publisher and writer Hendrik Frijlink (1800-86), first issued in 1829.

Slight browning and foxing, but well preserved.

Chauvin IV, p. 65, no. 168 ("1847-1849"). Burton VIII, 238. OCLC 63831066.

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