BEAUTIFUL STRAIGHT GRAIN MOROCCO WITH FOREDGE PAINTING
ARABIAN ~ The Arabian Nights’ Entertainments.
Glasgow: Richard Griffin: 1828
Full straight grain morocco, 7.25 inches tall. An exceptionally pretty volume with wide gilt raised bands, dense gilt tooling to the panels. The boards are framed within gilt and blind rolls. A charming foredge painting revealing an unusually rustic 'Arabian' scene. Armorial bookplates. Tiny print in double columns.