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Dalziels' Illustrated Arabian Nights' Entertainments

1878 or later
Illustrated by Arthur Boyd Houghton (English, 1836–1875), Illustrated by Thomas Dalziel (English, 1823–1906), Illustrated by Edward Dalziel (1817–1905), Illustrated by John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914), Illustrated by John Dawson Watson (English, 1832–1892), Illustrated by George John Pinwell (English, 1842–1875), Illustrated by Thomas Morten (English, 1836–1866), Illustrated by John Everett Millais (English, 1829–1896), Engraved by Dalziel Brothers (English, active 1839–93), Publisher Ward, Lock, and Co. (19th century)

Place of Publication: London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Ray, Illustrator and Book in England, 151 (1865 ed.)


Overall: 27.1 x 20.5 x 6 cm (10 11/16 x 8 1/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with about 200 wood engravings, one printed in colors

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(London: Ward, Lock, and Co. [1878 or later]) Quarto; 425 leaves; original publisher’s gilt- and black-stamped red cloth.

Literary illustrations.

London: Ward, Lock, and Co. [1878 or later]


Sir Harold Hartley Collection purchased April 14, 1955 from the John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund