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Handbook for Travellers in Egypt
 by Murray
Price: US $75.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Good
Limp red cloth in imitation of the German Baedeker guides. John Murray was the leading publisher of travel books in English at this time. The 1872 a... Details
The Northern Hegaz, a Topographical Itinerary
 by Musil, Alois
Price: US $500.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Near fine, original grey cloth with a black title label on the front cover and on the spine, bright gilt letters. Slight edgewear at the corners and... Details
A Hisory of the Jews of Arabia
 by Newby, Gordon Darnell
Price: US $30.00
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
Seeing Egypt and the Holy Land
 by Newman, E. M.
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Very good cloth, no dustjacket, with bright gilt pyramids on front, and bright title on the spine. Clean and tight inside and out, with no prior owne... Details
From Dan to Beersheba: "The Land of Promise (Holy Land) As It Now Appears"
 by Newman, Rev. John P.
Price: US $29.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
Travel to the holy sites in Palestine in the Spring of 1861 by the Reverend and two companions. Original worn, blindstamped cloth, title on the spine... Details
Travels & Discoveries in the Levant, 2 Volumes Bound in One
 by Newton, Charles Thomas
Price: US $790.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
32 plates, including 12 mounted albumen photographs by Francis Bedford. Large 8 vo in its contemporary school prize calf binding. Rebacked with prof... Details
Paiforce, the Official Story of the Persia and Iraq Command 1941-1946
 by no author listedf
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Very good brown cloth, a bit bumped on the corners and gilt title faded on the spine. Inside, very good with some slight paper toning. This command ... 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
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
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
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 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
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