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Travels in Egypt and Nubia, 2 Volumes
 by Norden, Frederick Lewis
Price: US $9000.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Full contemporary calf binding, with newly refurbished , highly decorated leather spines, expertly finished. Six raised bands flanked by gilt lines, e... Details
The Ideas of Arab Nationalism
 by Nuseibeh, Hazem Zaki
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Clean and tight inside and out, with no prior owner marks.Author was a well known Palestinian, who writes well of Arab political complexities. He ha... Details
The Ideas of Arab Nationalism
 by Nuseibeh, Hazem Zaki
Price: US $22.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
In the early years after WW Two and the foundation of Israel, Dr. Nuseibeh was a Palestinian member of Jordanian cabinets, representing Jerusalem and ... Details
Once Upon a Country, a Palestinian Life
 by Nusseibeh, Sari, with Anthony David
Price: US $24.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A superb memoir of the Palestinian struggle. The author is the President of al-Quds University in Jerusalem, and is from a prominent Palestinian fa... Details
THE DESERT OF THE EXODUS; Journeys on Foot in the Wilderness of the Forty Years' Wanderings
 by Palmer, E. H.
Price: US $98.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Very good terra cotta cloth, slight edgewear, bright gilt title on unfaded spine with gilt moses on the front cover. Very clean & tight inside. UK fi... Details
The Kingdom of Jordan
 by Patai, Raphael
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Difficult to find this book on Jordan, which had a very uncertain future when this was written by an Israeli scholar. Still valid insights on the hi... Details
PRESENT-DAY EGYPT
 by Penfield, Frederic Courtland (1855-1922)
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Near fine original red cloth, top edge gilt, gilt emblem on front & white letter titles on front and spine. Exceptionally clean decorative cloth, wit... Details
An Annotated Bibliography of Sir Richard Francis Burton
 by Penzer, N.M.
Price: US $495.00
Binding: Original Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
The masterful bibliography of the prolific adventurer and explorer, Richard Burton, SIGNED BY PENZER, and number 119 of the edition limited to 500 cop... Details
Sheba's Daughters, Being a Record of Travel in Southern Arabia
 by Philby, H. St. J.B.
Price: US $98.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Protected in Mylar
Edition: First Edition
This is Philby's last, great jaunt across the Saudi desert, made at the request of his friend and employer, King Ibn Saud. The success of his travels... Details
Handbook for Travellers in Algeria and Tunis
 by Playfair, Sir R. Lambert
Price: US $75.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Limp red cloth designed for the traveller to carry, this copy rebacked with a new title in gilt running lengthwise on the backstrip. John Murray was... Details
Abrege De L'Histoire Des Egyptiens, Des Assyriens, Des Babyloniens, Des Medes, Des Perses et Des Scythes
 by Pornin, Antoine-Francois
Price: US $135.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Continuation of title, "D'Apres les meilleurs Auteurs, et particulierement Rollin et Bossuet; Suivi de l'etat actuel de chacun de ces Peuples." Fine... Details
The Last Home of Mystery, Adventures in Nepal
 by Powell, E. Alexander
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A popular travel book, by a peripatetic American. This account is notable for how he returned - Bombay to Basra by ship, then motor convoy across the... Details
Journeys to the Promised Land
 by Ran, Nachman (editor)
Price: US $24.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
"The Land of Israel - Ancient Maps, Prints and Travelogues Through the Centuries". A beautiful book with reproductions of historic travellers and map... Details
After Such Knowledge, What Forgiveness?
 by Randal, Jonathan C.
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A thorough documentation of the Kurdish tragedy in the 20th C. As new, inside and out. Randal was an excellent American journalist who was in and o... Details
History of Ancient Egypt, 2 Volumes
 by Rawlinson, George
Price: US $48.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
There were lots of editions of this popular work on fashionable, ancient Egypt. It is not clear the date of publication, but circa 1900, based on the... Details
The Jews of Iraq
 by Rejwan, Nissim
Price: US $39.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy, subtitled "3000 Years of History and Culture". Very clean and tight with no prior owner marks. Unblemished dust jacket. The author w... Details
The City of the Caliphs
 by Reynolds-Ball, Eustace
Price: US $40.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
"A Popular Study of Cairo and Its Environs and the Nile and Its Antiquities", from the title page. This appears designed for the armchair traveler t... Details
Light-Years
 by Rezvani
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Nice copy, albeit with remainder mark on the bottom edge. Translated from Farsi by A.M. sheridan Smith. An Iranian lad in Paris during WW Two, an ex... Details
Egypt 1798-1952
 by Richmond, J.C.B.
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Very nice copy, with no prior owner marks, clean and tight inside and out. Very readable account of the modern history of Egypt from Napoleon's invas... Details
Syrian Yankee
 by Rizk, Salom
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
This is a common book, very popular when first published. But this is a signed copy, by the Syrian born immigrant to Iowa, who became a very popular ... Details
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