Shah Nameh: Stories Retold from Firdusi.
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(+)
Book ID: 179568