STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS. Retold by Naomi Lewis. Illustrated by Anton Pieck.
Price: $35.00 USD
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company.
Date Published: .
Edition: First American Edition
Condition: Fine in Dust Jacket
Book Id: 2541
First American edition. Quarto, originalbeige boards with an image of a woman playing a musical instrument on front panel, titled in red on spine. 222 pp. Profusely illustrated by Pieck in black & white and colour, with 29 full-page colour plates, decorated title page, head- and tail-pieces, endpapers, covers and dust wrapper all by Pieck. A fine copy in dust wrapper, price corner clipped.
¶ Anton Pieck [1895-1987], Dutch artist and illustrator whose work is reminiscent of Edmund Dulac but which has its own qualities of texture and depth. An underrated and excellent artist.