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Arabian nights in Dutch translation

Duizend en één nacht. Arabische vertellingen.
Amsterdam, Hendrik Frijlink, 1829-1831. 9 volumes. 8vo. With an engraved frontispiece and engraved title-page to each volume. Contemporary half calf, gold-tooled spine.
€ 2,500
Attractive Dutch edition of the Alf laylah wa laylah, commonly known as the Arabian nights, cherished in Europe since the early 18th century.
With bookplate. Slightly browned with some occasional minor foxing. Bindings slightly rubbed along the extremities. Overall in good condition.
NCC (4 copies); Saalmink, p. 539; De Vries, Pop. proza 200.
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