Six Stories (The Arabian Nights' Entertainments)

By: Eliot, Samuel (Ed.)

Price: $35.00 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair


Original red cloth on boards. Stories of The Fisherman, The Three Sisters, Prince Ahmed, Aladdin, Ali Baba, and Sindbad. Editor was Superintendent of Public Schools. In his preface he states that the appeal of these stories to the imagination of our children is the reason for introducing a few of the best of them into the schools. He acknowledges that the text is that of Dr. Scott, published in England in 1811, revised and simplified. Random gluing repairs to gutters to prevent separation of leaves. Lower corner tip of p.78 (Prince Ahmed) is missing, affecting about 12 lines. 210 pp.

Title: Six Stories (The Arabian Nights' Entertainments)

Author Name: Eliot, Samuel (Ed.)

Illustrator: Drawings

Categories: Children's,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: Boston, Boston Public Schools: 1880

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fair

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 007391

Keywords: NOISBN Children's