Lisbon, Academia real, 1828. 4to. Contemporary motted sheepskin, gold-tooled spine. Full description
The book of the thousand nights and a night[:] a plain and literal translation of the Arabian nights entertainments.
(2) BURTON, Richard F. Supplemental nights.
(3) BURTON, Richard F. [Manuscript proof document].
(Colophons: U.S.A.), The Burton club, [ca. 1940]. 16 volumes (incl. 6 supplements). 8vo. With an original manuscript leaf written by Burton (with the manuscript header: "Long Primer Pressig. Proof to Sir R.F.B. Hotel des Bains, Canton Vaud, Switzerland") and each volume with a different frontispiece in two states (coloured and uncoloured). Contemporary richly gold-blocked green morocco, boards with gilt Arabic script, gold-tooled turn-ins.