The Irish illustrator Rene Bull unleashed an exuberant energy in his work that meshed well with the exotic themes and settings of his masterpieces, The Arabian Nights and the Rubaiyat. This new Calla Edition presents 20 full-color plates and nearly 100 black-line illustrations from the original in a distinctive new page design that makes this volume an immediate heirloom for confirmed bibliophiles.
About the Author
Born in Dublin in 1872, Rene Bull began working as an illustrator while still in his teens. His travels to the Middle East endowed him with an intimate knowledge of Arabic costume and customs, as reflected in his greatest works, Arabian Nights and Omar Khayyam's Rubaiyat.