THE OCEAN OF STORY:. N. M. ed. Penzer, C. H. trans., Tawney, Somadeva.
THE OCEAN OF STORY:
THE OCEAN OF STORY:
THE OCEAN OF STORY:

THE OCEAN OF STORY:

London: Privately Printed for subscribers by Chas. J. Sawyer Ltd., Grafton House, 1924-28.

Kashmiri Edition limited to 500 sets, this no. 10. Printed by the Riverside Press, Edinburgh for Thomas W. Best, Inc., Boston. 10 volumes. Quarto. Bound by Harcourt in full red crushed morocco with marbled endpapers, t.e.g., the spines with gilt titles and densely gilt panels, the covers with a a series of fillet borders with large curvilinear cornerpieces. Fine. Item #20515

This collection of Indian folk-tales from the 11th century is, according to the introduction, the "earliest collection of stories extant in the world". Tawney's is the only complete translation in English. Extensive bibliography.

Price: $3,500.00

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