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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 Saudi-Egyptian Conflict over North yemen, 1962-1970
 by Badeeb, Saeed M.
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy, very clean and tight with no prior owner marks. The author was a Saudi academic and civil servant. Gamal Abdul Nasir challenged the Sau... Details
Salafism in Yemen, Transnationalism and Religious Identity
 by Bonnefoy, Laurent
Price: US $35.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy with slide edgewear at the spine ends. Very clean and tight inside with no prior owner marks. Thorough study based on research and resid... 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
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
National Security is Saudi Arabia, Threats, Responses, and Challenges
 by Cordesman, Anthony and Nawaf Obaid
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Fine, with fine dustjacket and no prior owner marks. A most thorough examination of the security of Saudi Arabia, by two highly respected scholars. ... Details
Travels in Arabia Deserta, 2 Thick Volumes
 by Doughty, Charles M
Price: US $150.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
This is the third printing (1949) of the "new and definitive" edition of 1936. It is considered the best and preferred edition because of the introdu... Details
The Scientific Results of the Royal Geographical Society's Oman Wahiba Sands Project 1985-1987
 by Dutton, Robert (editor)
Price: US $98.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Fine copy of a rare and thorough study of the archaeology and history of portions of Oman. Special Report No. 3. Original cloth with no edge wear, a... Details
A Shi'ite Pilgrimage to Mecca 1885-86 By Mirza M. Farahani
 by Farmayan, Hafez and Elton Daniel (editors)
Price: US $29.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy of a Shi'a Pilgrimage to Arabia by a well-educated Iranian. Beautiful photos, and an insightful text. Pages xxxii, 380 with index. As n... Details
Arabia, the Gulf and the West
 by Kelly, J.B.
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
First American edition, same year as the UK first and printed on UK sheets. This is clean and tight, a nice copy. The best survey of the Gulf States ... Details
Seven Pillars of Wisdom
 by Lawrence, T.E.
Price: US $390.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
First trade edition in the scarce dust jacket. Chocolate brown cloth faded on the spine and the top of the back board. Bright gilt title on the spin... Details
Culture and Customs of Saudi Arabia
 by Long, David E.
Price: US $29.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A rich and definitive description of a proud people within a closed society, very different than Western cultures. As new copy with no wear, no prio... Details
Arabia Felix, Images of Yemen and Its People
 by Marechaux, Pascal
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
The raw beauty of desert Yemen, superb photography by the French author, who has traveled extensively in Yemen. Oblong format, 11 inches tall by 12 ... Details
A History of the Jews of Arabia
 by Newby, Gordon Darnell
Price: US $29.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy, subtitled, "From Ancient Times to Their Eclipse Under Islam". No prior owner marks, and no flaws to the dust jacket. The author is an Am... Details
In the Footsteps of the Camel
 by Nicholson, Eleanor
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Mustard cloth boards with no edgewear, bright gilt title on the spine. Very clean and tight inside. Dust jacket has very slight wear along the edges... Details
Sheba's Daughters, Being a Record of Travel in Southern Arabia
 by Philby, H. St. J.B.
Price: US $160.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Slight wear at the corners, And bright gilt title on the spine. An exceptional copy. This is Philby's last, great jaunt across the Saudi desert, made ... Details
A Tribal Order, Politics and Law in the Mountains of Yemen
 by Weir, Shelagh
Price: US $39.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine, scholarly exploration of several tribes of farmers and traders in the Northern highlands of Yemen. No prior owner marks, in perfect conditi... Details
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