DALZIEL, The Brothers. DULCKEN, H. W.
Title Dalziels' Illustrated Arabian Nights' Entertainments. The Text Revised and Emendated Throughout by Dulcken. With Upwards of Two Hundred Illustrations by Eminent Artists. Engraved by The Brothers Dalziel. With an Original Frontispiece Designed and Painted by James Douglas.
Publisher Ward, Lock and Tyler. London. N.d. (c. 1870)
Seller ID 29993
Large 8vo, 820pp. Illustrators include J. E. Millais, John Tenniel, T. Dalziel and A. B. Houghton. The normal frontispiece for this work has been replaced by an original watercolour with a coloured and gilt border and gilt title by James Douglas. This original watercololour (14cm x 22cm) displays Prince Agibs on a flying black horse with transluscent wings. We are able to send a photograph of the frontis. on request. The volume has been bound by Sotherans in half red morocco gilt, marbled e/ps and edges, extremities slightly rubbed. Some light foxing to prelims, pages slightly browned. Bookplate. A lovely volume.
ART Illustrated arabian nights dalziel James Douglas original