1907 Scarce Edition - The Arabian Nights by W.H.D. Rouse Illustrated by Walter Paget
Author : Walter PAGET (Illustrator); W H D Rouse
Title : The Arabian Nights. Edited with an introduction by W.H.D. Rouse ... Illustrated by Walter Paget.
Publisher : Ernest Nister: London; E.P. Dutton & Co.: New York; printed in Bavaria, no date (circa 1907). First edition illustrated by Walter PAGET.
Language : Text in English
Size : 8.5 " X 6 "
Pages : 328 pages
Binding : Attractive and very good original decorated cloth binding (overall slightly worn and scuffed) under a protective removable mylar cover.
Content : Very good content (bright, tight and clean).
Illustrations : Complete with all the b&w intext and full page color illustrations by Walter Paget.
The book : Scare and attractive illustrated edition of eight famous stories from the Arabian nights, including Ali Baba, The story of Aladdin, and Sindbad the sailor.
The illustrator : Walter Stanley Paget (1863–1935) was a British illustrator. His work appeared in both books and magazines. He received a gold medal from the Royal Academy of Arts. He was a younger brother of the Sherlock Holmes illustrator Sidney Paget.
The editor : William Henry Denham (W. H. D.) Rouse (30 May 1863 – 10 February 1950) was a pioneering British teacher who advocated the use of the Direct Method of teaching Latin and Greek.
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