Vikram and the Vampire or Tales of Hindu Devilry. Sir Richard Francis Burton.
Vikram and the Vampire or Tales of Hindu Devilry

Vikram and the Vampire or Tales of Hindu Devilry

London: Tylston and Edwards, 1893. First edition thus. Hardcover. 8vo. [6], vii-xxi, [3], 243, [1], [3] (pages of publisher's advertisements for Burton's other works), [1] pp. Original dark brown cloth with gold designs embossed on the boards and the spine, top edge stained red. The front board's design shows a vampire flying and grinning. Illustrated by a frontispiece and fifteen plates plus additional black and white illustrations by Ernest Griset. Edited and with a preface by Isabel Burton. Volume V of the Memorial Edition. Casada 93. Near Fine. Item #00006595

Gilt is bright and unfaded, few hints of wear to the extremities. A very attractive copy.

Price: $500.00

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