Shah Nameh: Stories Retold from Firdusi.

ZIMMERN, Helen.

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Price: $300.00


Place Published: New York
Publisher: Edwin Hill
Date Published: 1906

Description: Prefatory poem by Edmund Gosse. Tall thick 8vo, burgundy cloth, paper label. Printed on Italian hand-made paper, unopened and untrimmed. New York: Edwin Hill, 1906. Very good (+).

Comments: One of only 206 numbered copies signed by the publisher. A classic in Persian folklore. The book calls for 2 illustrations by Alma Tadema but they are not present, nor do they appear to have been removed.

Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good(+)
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 179568


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