Feb 23, 2012 - Sale 2269

Sale 2269 - Lot 3

Price Realized: $ 720
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
(ALLEN PRESS.) Burton, Sir Richard; translator. Persian Stories from the Arabian Nights. 3 volumes. Arabic calligraphy by Mark Livingston, printed in either 23-carat gold leaf or deep blue, orange, and green ink, in 2 columns; 7 pen-and-ink illustrations by Michèle Forgeois. Folio, green printed wrappers, signatures unsewn as issued; contents preserved in blue cloth folding box with green paper cover label, spine faded; prospectus laid in. Norman J. Sondheim bookplate. one of 140 unnumbered sets. Greenbrae, 1980