The Arabian nights entertainments / with several hundred illustrations by W. H. Robinson, Helen Stratton, A.D. McCormick, A.L. Davis and A. E. Norbury

William Heath Robinson

RA Collection: Book

Record number




London: George Newnes Ld, Southampton Street Strand, by arrangement with Archibald Constable and Co., 1899

Physical Description

viii, 472 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm. (hbk).

General Note

With half-title page.
Printer's imprint on title page verso.
Illustrated with line photoengravings.

Binding Note

Case binding of blue cloth, with illustration in black, white and red on upper cover. Upper cover has title blocked in gilt, "with 551 illustrations" in black. Title and publisher in gilt on spine. Bevelled boards. All edges gilt. Black endpapers.


Illustrated books
Fairy tales - Arab countries
Fiction - Tales - Fairy tales - Translations into English - Translations from Arabic - 19th century
Folk tales - Middle East