THE BEGGAR IN THE HAREM, Impudent Adventures in Old Bukhara
Publisher: Harcourt, Brace and Company
Condition: Very Good
Binding: Hard Cover
Dust Jacket: Very Good
Edition: 1st edition
New York; Harcourt, Brace and Company, . Hardcover with DJ. First American Edition. 256pp. Very Good condition in a Very Good DJ. Owner name penned on ffep. Dust spots to top page edges. Unclipped DJ has some browning to the spine and a bit of grime to the back. Cover illustration by Arno. The story of Nasreddin..."who could have anticipaed...that a book celebrating rugged iindividualism would come from the Sovet Union? Yet this book about a rapscallion Robin Hood is just that, whether the author intended it or not, tyrannny is its villain; liberty its hero."