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Palestine Exploration Fund Reports, 2 volumes
 by  Conder, Claude; Tyrrwhitt Drake and others
Price: US $298.00
Binding: Three-Quarter Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Twenty quarterly reports of the Society, which was dedicated to scientifically explore the places and events of the Bible - April and July 1873, all f... Details
The Modern History of Kuwait, 1750-1965
 by Abu-Hakima, Ahmad Mustafa
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
As new inside and out, with no prior owner marks. The dustjacket has the slightest wear at the corners. Pages xii, 226, with index, and a nice bibli... Details
The Amiriya in Rada
 by al-Radi, Selma
Price: US $29.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy, subtitled "The History and Restoration of a sixteenth-century Madrasa in the Yemen". Very clean and tight with no prior owner marks. Th... Details
The Battle for God
 by Armstrong, Karen
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A splendid book on a complex subject , and a comparison of fundamentalism in Islam, Christianity and the Jewish faith. Pages 442. Recommended, and h... Details
Choice of Illustrations from Y.Aviel's Collection of the Holy Land
 by Aviel, Yaakov
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original stiff wrappers, fine. Illustrated by 72 plates, most in color. 1st edition. 72 plus maps, books and illustrations described from a fine Je... Details
Types of Pastoral Nomadism in Central and Southwest Asia
 by Bacon, Elizabeth
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
Reprinted from Southwestern Journal of Anthropology, Volume 10, number 1, Spring 1954. Compares nomad life of Arabs to those in Central Asia. Very ... Details
A Survey of the Holy Land; Geography, History, and Destiny
 by Bannister, J.T. (introduction by Rev W.Marsh)
Price: US $125.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Very good original blindstamped red cloth, gilt on cover & spine, all edges gilt. This is quite a scarce book. Illustrated by 2 folding maps, 19 plate... Details
From Diplomacy to Resistance, a History of Jewish Palestine e 1939-1945
 by Bauer, Yehuda
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Very good blue cloth a bit faded at the edges, dustjacket very good, bit of edgewear and 2 chips from corners. Four page bibliography, and a glossary.... Details
Palestine, Photographic Album
 by Bonfils
Price: US $600.00
Binding: Unbound
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Clamshell Box
RARE early photogravures (circa 1880) by the famous French photographer Bonfils (1831-1885), of Palestine. The individual photos , 4 1/2 " by 6 1/2 ... Details
The Crucible of Islam
 by Bowersock, G.W.
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: As New
Edition: First Edition
Stated first printing , an unread copy in the original yellow cloth with an unblemished, unclipped dust jacket. Bowersock examines the turbulent wor... Details
Through Egypt in War-Time
 by Briggs, Martin S.
Price: US $49.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
"War-Time" was WW One, and Egypt was a key theatre because of the stalemate in the trenches of France. This is Egypt seen by a keen-eyed officer, who... Details
State and Society in Independent North Africa
 by Brown, Leon Carl (editor)
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Near fine brown cloth with bright gilt title on unfaded spine and no edgewear. Dustjacket very good, NOT price clipped, but some fading. No prior ow... Details
The People's Book of Ancient and Modern History, 2 Volumes in One
 by Brownell, Henry Howard
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Volume one covers the Jews, Assyria, Egypt, Greece, Rome, Persia, India, China, the Mahometans, Spain, Germany, Hungary and Russia. Volume two cont... Details
Cook's Handbook to Algeria and Tunisia
 by Budge, E.A. Wallis
Price: US $75.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Original red limp cloth with bright gilt titles on the front and the spine. A splendid guide book in such fine condition that it has never gone anyw... Details
The Gold-Mines of Midian and the Ruined Midianite Cities
 by Burton, Richard
Price: US $495.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
SCARCE. Subtitle is "A fortnight's Tour in North-Western Arabia. Burton was hopeful he could find gold in NW Arabia for the Khedive of Egypt. Thi... Details
The Gold-Mines of Midian
 by Burton, Richard Francis
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Subtitled "And the Ruined Midianite Cities". Fine copy in red cloth, with no edge wear, no prior owner marks and bright gilt title on the spine. Ver... Details
Men Against the Desert
 by Calder, Ritchie
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Original yellow cloth with a hint of edgewear.Title in black on the unfaded spine. A red dust jacket that is NOT price clipped and has only one small... Details
Sayyid Qutb and the Origins of Radical Islamism
 by Calvert, John
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: New
Dust Jacket Condition: New
Edition: First Edition
A pristine copy of an important book, Qutb's life and intellectual evolution under the oppression of Egypt's leader, Nasser, who eventually 4xecuted h... Details
Yemen Chronicle
 by Caton, Steven C.
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy, subtitled "An Anthropology of War and Mediation. No prior owner marks, and very clean and tight inside and out. An excellent meditatio... Details
Daleth, or the Homestead of the Nations, Egypt Illustrated
 by Clark, Edward L.
Price: US $60.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
All plates as called for in the list of illustrations, including 4 full page woodcuts, 8 lithographs in color and 4 tinted lithographs. A fine explor... Details
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