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The British in Egypt
 by Mansfield, Peter
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Very good grey and red cloth with bright title on unfaded spine. Dustjacket very good, NOT price-clipped, slight edgewear. Superbly told, the long ... Details
Cairo
 by Miller, John and Kirsten (editors)
Price: US $7.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
An anthology with contributions from Western visitors , and from Egyptian residents - including Naguib Mahfouz, Alexandre Kinglake, Alifa Rifaat, Wm. ... Details
The American University in Cairo: 1919-1987
 by Murphy, Lawrence R.
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
An handsome copy, clean and tight inside and out, with no prior owner marks. Cloth a little dusty along the top edge. A splendid record of the educa... Details
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
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
Journey to the Source of the Nile
 by Ondaatje, Christopher
Price: US $15.00
Binding: 
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Beautifully illustrated guide to the 19th Century European explorations to discover the source of the Nile River. A great saga which consumed Europ... Details
Donovan Pasha, and Some People of Egypt
 by Parker, Gilbert
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Some edgewear , with gilt design of flowers and British and Egyptian flags on the front. Top edge gilt, no fading to the dark blue cloth. This is a ... Details
The Mamur Zapt and the Spoils of Egypt
 by Pearce, Michael
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
"A Suspense Tale of Old Cairo", meaning British colonial Cairo. Pages 186, and a delightful tale in the Mamur Zapt series. The author, not surprising... 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
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
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
Journal-Letters From the Orient
 by Rogers, Clara Kathleen (Doria) (1844-1931)
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Edited with supplementary notes by Henry Munroe Rogers, husband of the author. Wealthy couple from Boston, spending the Summer with Mrs Hearst in Cal... Details
Juan Maria Schuver's Travels in North East Africa 1880-1883
 by Schuver, Juan Maria, Edited By Wendy James
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Schuver was a Dutch explorer, who went south from Cairo in 1880, seeking a new route to East Africa. The Mahdist revolt in Sudan forced him into the ... Details
Russell Pasha, (police officer in Egypt 1902 to 1946)
 by Seth, Ronald
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Thomas Russell arrived in Egypt in 1902, and became an important police officer and administrator until 1946. He fought drag trafficking, and corrupt... Details
Popular Culture in Medieval Cairo
 by Shoshan, Boaz
Price: US $38.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Drawn from Arabic sources, the book covers annual festivities, religious celebrations, literature, and the growing influence of Sufism, all in the med... Details
Descent to Suez , Diaries 1951-56
 by Shuckburgh, Evelyn
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
fine / dj fine. Private Secretary to Eden, and British Foreign Office head of Mid East Affairs leading to war, truly an insider account. This is espec... Details
Incidents of Travel in Egypt, Arabia Petraea, and the Holy Land
 by Stephens, John Lloyd
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edited and with an introduction by Victor W von Hagen. A very nice copy with no prior owner marks. Details
Israel on the Road to Sinai 1949-1956
 by Stock, Ernest
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Eventually they felt they just had to go to war. The French, British and Israelis attack Egypt - and who would have thought that they would not gain ... Details
My Camel Ride from Suez to Mount Sinai
 by Sutton, Arthur W.
Price: US $190.00
Binding: Pictorial Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A most unusual travel diary, a camel ride by a well-to-do British private person with some interest in the Old Testament route of the Exodus. The ma... Details
Gerard de Nerval , pen name of Gerad Labrunie
 by The Women of Cairo, Scenes of Life in the Orient, 2 volumes
Price: US $98.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Very nice original red cloth, with very slight edge wear and fresh black title on both unfaded spines. Mild foxing here and there throughout both vo... Details
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