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The Kingdom of Jordan
 by Patai, Raphael
Price: US $22.00
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
Abrege De L'Histoire Des Egyptiens, Des Assyriens, Des Babyloniens, Des Medes, Des Perses et Des Scythes
 by Pornin, Antoine-Francois
Price: US $95.00
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
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
Shaping the Current Islamic Reformation
 by Roberson, B.A. (editor)
Price: US $20.00
Binding: 
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
The best compendium of short essays on the struggle within Islam to find its path to progress, without Western occupation and without al Qaeda extremi... Details
The People of Nowhere - The Palestinian Vision of Home
 by Rubinstein, Danny
Price: US $8.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A prize-winning Israel journalist explores the Palestinian concept of "the right to return" which had been a key Jewish tenant for two milennia. Page... Details
The End of the Peace Process
 by Said, Edward W.
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Said was right nearly ten years ago; it certainly was the end of the peace process for all the reasons he cites and more. We will now see if the Oba... Details
My Father's Rifle, a Childhood in Kurdistan
 by Saleem, Hiner
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A beautiful memoir of growing up in northern Iraq, the son of a Peshmerga fighter. Pages 102. Fine black cloth spine with gilt title on unfaded spi... Details
Where the Jordan Flows
 by Sanger, Richard H.
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
very good/no dj. bibliography. Illustrated by 16 pp photos, 2 endpaper maps. 1st edition. Details
Where the Jordan Flows
 by Sanger, Richard H.
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Two endpaper maps. Sanger was a career diplomat in the 1940s and 50s in this region. It is a sound and readable review of Jordan and its neighbors... Details
The Present State of Persia
 by Sanson d'Abbeville, Nicolas
Price: US $590.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Minor scuffs to the full dark brown calf binding estimated to be early 20th Century. Raised bands and new title and author lables on the spine. Insi... Details
The Process - 1,100 Days That Changed the Middle East
 by Savir, Uri
Price: US $14.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: As New
Edition: First Edition
An important book detailing the secret negotiations in Oslo between the Israelis and the Palestinians. Alas, these achievements toward a peace proce... Details
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