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|[an error occurred while processing this directive]|Author: HERDER, LIEBESKIND, AND KRUMMACHER. (FROM THE GERMAN OF) Title: Oriental Fairy Tales.
Description: New York, United States Book Company, Successors to John W. Lovell Company. Hard Cover. 300 pp, small 8vo (7 1/2" H), brick-coloured boards with black floral decoration and gold title blocks on spine and front board. Floral endpapers, b&w illustrations. No date. Contents: Introduction: Oberon and Titania; The Journey; The Magic Ring; The Dream of Mirza; Abdallah; The Three Sons; The Journey to Babylon; El Rakham or the Marriage-Collar; The Birds of Solomon; The Queen of the Mountains; The Prisoner; The Enchanted Well; The Man of Sensibility; The Ass of Dadschial; The Water of Life; The Recompense; The Blue Palm-Tree; The Consolation in Misfortune; The King and the Goatherd; The Peasant of Bilbis; The Transformation; The Dream of Almet; The Vision of Bossaldab; The Best Patrimony; Queen Amberboah; Hypocrisy; Mostanser; The Fairy Barque; The Travelers; Mahmood's Mirror; The Prudent Vizier; Alaeddin; Fidelity Put to the Test; The Sacres Fire; The Adroit Reproof; Notes. Small tear on inside front hinge, some scattered foxing marks throughout book - mainly on preliminary pages, light browning to edges of endpapers, heavy browning and foxing on edges of text block, edge wear, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, contemporary gift inscription on front free endpaper. Good.
Keywords: Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, Middle East. Eastern, Magic, Rings, Enchantments, Spells, Dreams, Kings, Queens, Dervishes, Dances, Language, Languages, Mohammad, Emirs, Calenders, Ramadan, Sultans, Moses, Fables, Solomon, Arabia, Arabian, Santons, Mullahs, Imam
Price: US$ 35.00 Seller: Capricorn Books
- Book number: 28010
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