Kate Douglas Wiggin
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THE ARABIAN NIGHTS THEIR BEST-KNOWN TALES
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin; Nora A. Smith; Mark Helprin. Illustrated by Maxfield Parrish.
Stock no. 2134587
Published by Quality Paperback Book Club. 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.
Card wraps. Colour plates. Introduction by Helprin.
'Being extracts from the commonplace book of Penelope Hamilton'. Beautiful gilt decorated green cloth covers. Dark green endpapers. B/w full-page and text illustrations. 301 pages and 16 pages of adverts to rear, all edges gilt. 7.5 x 5 inches. Spine and corners bumped, covers slightly edge rubbed. Some light rubbing to covers. Inscription in pencil to half title-page. Some light foxing else contents clean.
Dark green boards, gilt titles and thistle decorations. Title to covers is 'Penelope's Experiences England'. Being extracts from the commonplace book of Penelope Hamilton. All edges gilt. B/w illustrations. 174 pages plus book list. Light bumping to spine and corners. Bookplate to front pastedown. A few light margin marks.
A sequel to 'Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm'. Green cloth, red titles. Colour frontis. Bumping to spine and corners. Spine unevenly faded. Top of boards also faded with some foxing. Small booksellers label to rear pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and page edges. Book leans a little to one side. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears and areas of loss to top and bottom of spine and top of foprnt pane. Wrapper is grubby.
Blind titles and decoration to front cover. Gilt titles and blind decoration to spine. B/w illustrations. 335 pages. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some fading to spine and cover edges. Marks to rear cover. Presentation plate to front pastedown. Vertical creases to front endpaper. A couple of hinges cracked. A few fox spots. Contents very good.
Black cloth with titles to spine. Large pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour pictorial endpapers. Edited by Wiggin and Smith. Boards nice and bright, title to spine faded. A few pale foxspots mainly to prelims.
Red cloth, gilt titles. Tinted plates. 224 pages plus booklist to rear. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Endpapers lightly foxed. Tissue-guard to frontis browned, some pink staining to pastedowns (colour seeped through from cloth).
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Blue embossed cloth, gilt titles, gilt vignette to front cover. 8 b/w plates. 310 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Front joint starting to crack. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Foxing throughout else clean.
Green pictorial cloth. Grey endpapers. Many b/w text illustrations. 117 pages, 16 pages of adverts to rear. 7.5 x 5". Corners are bumped. Front joint is cracked.
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'Being extracts from the commonplace book of Penelope Hamilton'. Beautiful gilt decorated green cloth covers. Dark green endpapers. B/w full-page and text illustrations. 301 pages and 16 pages of adverts to rear, all edges gilt. 7.5 x 5 inches. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Joints just starting to crack. Some light foxing to contents else clean. Musty smell to contents.
Black cloth with titles to spine. Large pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour pictorial endpapers. Edited by Wiggin and Smith. REDUCED FROM Â£50. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Light scuffing to pictorial onlay.
Blue decorated cloth with gilt titles and circular onlay to front cover. 4 colour plates, tissue guard to frontis. 319 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded. Prize plate to front pastedown (dated Christmas 1911). Page browning and foxing else contents clean. One of the plates is loose but still present.
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