Lot 46 of 443:
Princess Badoura illustrated by Edmund Dulac  

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Princess Badoura: A Tale from the Arabian Nights

Housman, Laurence


Hodder and Stoughton



Illustrated with 10 color plates by Edmund Dulac, printed guards. (4to), original pictorial white cloth, stamped in gilt and green, top edge green.

Here Dulac equals, and perhaps excels, his Edwardian rival Arthur Rackham with his delicately worked, beautiful, otherworldly arabesques of old Persia.

Lot Amendments

Light bumps at spine ends and corners, spine gilt fading; binding slightly shaken, a few hints of foxing; very good.

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