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1 Abdullah, Achmed The Honourable Gentleman and Others
NY & London G. P. Putnam's Sons 1919 First Edition Cloth Good Hardcover 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
This copy also includes other stories such as The Hatchetman, A Pell Street Spring Song, A Simple act of Piety, and a few others. Cloth-taped front and rear gutters, former owner's inked name on fep, smaller round ink stain near upper corner on ffep bleeding through to copyright page. Otherwise textblock is clean and tight. All edges slightly shelf soiled. Character-aged and soiled spine and boards, light fraying to spine extremities and corners; Lacks original paper dust jacket, with binding now covered in clear, five-mil, mylar. 262p. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 Armstrong, Karen Jerusalem: One City, Three Faiths
NY Alfred A, Knopf 1996 0679435964 / 9780679435969 First Edition Quarter Cloth Near Fine Very Good+ (in mylar) Hardcover 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall 
Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed. Dust jacket lightly edge worn. 471p., including index. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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3 Arnott, Peter The Byzantines and Their World
NY St. Martin's Press 1973 First Edition Cloth Near Fine Near Fine (in mylar) Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Black & White Photographs/Mapped End Pages 
Mapped end pages. Appears unread, gift quality copy in unclipped, lightly edge worn dust jacket. 286p., including footnotes and index. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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4 Burton, Sir Richard; Penzer, N. M. (now Edited with Intro. & Occasion Notes by) Selected Papers on Anthropology, Travel & Exploration
London A. M. Philpot Ltd. 1924 First Edition Red Cloth Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
rippling of the rear pastedown from a less than perfect glue job at the bindery, else clean and tight; top edge red; sunned spine and top margin of the rear board; very light shelf wear to the finely ribbed, red cloth binding; lacks dust jacket; 240p., including index; some chapters include: Early Days in Sind; Guide-Book to Mecca; A Trip to Harar; Notes on the Dahoman, Giovanni Batista Belzoni, and much more. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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5 Chaconas, Stephen George Adamantios Korais: A Study in Greek Nationalism
NY Columbia University Press 1942 First Edition Green Cloth Very Good+ Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Frontispiece 
Ink-stamped on fep, else textblock is very clean and tight. Dark green top edge. Very clean binding, with lightly bumped spine extremities and board corners; Lacks dust jacket; 181p., including bibliographical essay and index. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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6 Chamberlain, Brenda A Rope of Vines: Journal from a Greek Island
London Hodder and Stoughton 1965 Gray Cloth Very Good+ Very Good+ (in mylar) Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Brenda Chamberlain (drawings) 
Extremely clean and tight textblock. Gently bumped corners. Unclipped dust jacket with slight wear to edges. 160pp. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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7 Dundar, Fuat "Statisquo": British Use of Statistics in the Iraqi Kurdish Question (1919-1932)
Crown Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Brandeis University 2012 0984471448 / 9780984471447 Wraps Very Good+ Paperback 8vo - Over 7 3/4" -9 3/4 " Tall 
Textblock very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner worn; some light wear along the spine. 63p. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Unveiled: The Autobiography Of a Turkish Girl, Ekrem, Selma
8 Ekrem, Selma Unveiled: The Autobiography Of a Turkish Girl
NY Ives Washburn Publisher 1930 Red Cloth Good+ Hard Cover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Plates Signed by Author
author's ink signature on half title page, in Turkish and Western font; modestly age-toned textblock is very clean and tight; the binding is sunned, more so at the spine which is also lightly moisture worn and the titling lacks its original clarity and brightness; the boards are a bit dingy but overall lightly shelf worn; 320p. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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9 Fawcett, Raymond (edited by) What Was Their Life? Byzantium
London The Gawthorn Press Limited Cloth Near Fine Very Good (in mylar) Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Photographs 
Undated. Very clean and tight textblock, with lightly edge-rubbed, dark-orange cloth binding; Price-clipped dust jacket with light to moderate edge-wear and a few small, closed tears; 48p., including index. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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10 Franck, Harry A. The Fringe of the Moslem World: Being a Tale of a Random Journey By Land from Cairo to Constatinople, with Enough of Present Conditions to Suggest the Growingly Antagonistic Attitude of the Followers of Mohammed Toward Those Who Profess Christianity
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1928 Reprint Green Cloth Good Ex-Library, Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Harry A. Franck (95 photographs)/Map 
Retired library copy, minimally stamped or marked. A bit better than a reading copy; Mapped endpages, light wear to front hinge all pages safely intact and sewn in, else clean and tight b&w photographs. Orange top edge. Shelf soiled/scuffed and dingy cloth binding; Fold down the sunned spine; library mark at foot of spine, bumped corners and bumping to head and foot. 426p. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Fries, Fritz Rudolf (by); Vennewitz, Leila (translated from German by) The Road to Oobliadooh: A Novel
NY McGraw-Hill Book Company 1968 First Edition Quarter Cloth Near Fine Very Good+ (in mylar) Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Extremely clean and tight textblock. Gently bumped head and foot of spine. Unclipped dust jacket with light wear to edges. 246pp. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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12 Golding, Louis Good-Bye to Ithaca: A Famous Writer's Adventures in the Fabulous, Enchanted Isles of Homer's "Odyssey"
NY Thomas Yoseloff 1958 First Edition Green Cloth Near Fine Very Good+ (in mylar) Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Black & White Photographs/Mapped End Pages 
Mapped end pages. Textblock is extremely clean and tight. Lightly edge worn dust jacket. 254p., including references, bibliography, and index. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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13 Heath, Ian Byzantine Armies 886 - 1118 (Men-At-Arms 89)
London Osprey 1981 0850453062 / 9780850453065 Reprint Wraps Very Good+ Paper Back 8vo - Over 7 3/4" -9 3/4 " Tall Angus McBride 
Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner worn; some small dents and scratches. 40p. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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14 Ibn-Munqidh, Usamah (memoirs of); Hitti, Philip K. (translated by) An Arab-Syrian Gentleman and Warrior in the Period of the Crusades: Memoirs of Usamah Ibn-Munqidh
Princeton Princeton University Press 1987 0691077460 / 9780691077468 Tan Cloth Very Good++ Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Maps 
Clean and tight textblock. Light rippling of the cloth along the bottom front edge of binding, otherwise lightly edge rubbed; Lacks dust jacket; 265p., including index. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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15 Kellar, Peter H. The Three Black Lambs: A Modern Grecian Drama
Boston Meador Publishing Company 1937 First Edition Cloth Very Good Good+ (in mylar) Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Lightly aged end pages, else textblock is clean and tight. Light shelf worn binding. Unclipped, spine sunned dust jacket, with several edge tears and a couple chips to edges, chipped at head and foot of spine. 223pp. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 Marden, Philip Sanford Egyptian Days
Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1912 First Edition Illustrated Cloth Very Good Hardcover 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Plates 
Previous owner's bookplate on fep, else textblock is clean and tight. Binding lightly sunned with minor edge and corner wear; 324p. Index at end. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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17 Miller, William McElwee Tales of Persia: A Book for Children
Philadelphia Dorrance & Company 1979 0805926356 / 9780805926354 Boards Very Good Hardcover 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall Lily Melton 
Ink gift inscription and ink-stamped with owner's return address on title page, else textblock is very clean and tight. Covers surface rubbed and lightly faded and edge and corner worn; Lacks dust jacket; 145p. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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18 Nakosteen, Mehdi; Kragh, Agnes In the Land of the Lion and Sun: The Country, Customs, and Culture of My People
Denver, CO The World Press, Inc. 1937 Wraps Very Good Paperback 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Plates 
Age staining on end pages. Slightly loose papers, rear endpapers appear to have been torn out, otherwise clean. Sunned and creased spine, edge and spine worn. 132p., including bibliography. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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19 Nicolle, David Armies of the Ottoman Turks 1300-1774 (Men-At-Arms 140)
London Osprey 1983 0850455111 / 9780850455113 Wraps Very Good Paper Back 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Angus McBride 
Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers edge and corner worn with some small dents and scratches on both covers. 40p. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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20 Nicolle, David Saladin and the Saracens: Armies of the Middle East 1100-1300 (Men-At-Arms 171)
London Osprey 1986 0850456827 / 9780850456820 Wraps Very Good Paper Back 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Angus McBride 
Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner worn with some small dents and scratches on both covers. 48p. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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