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The Ceadarwings Route (With the Compliments of MEA - Middle East Airlines)

By: N/A

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Middle East Airlines: 1960

Seller ID: EW4064


Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers very edge and corner worn; some wear long the spine; 204p., plus maps. View more info

The Honourable Gentleman and Others

By: Abdullah, Achmed

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY & London, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB9307


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 dus... View more info

Jerusalem: One City, Three Faiths

By: Armstrong, Karen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A, Knopf: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW4196


Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed. Dust jacket lightly edge worn. 471p., including index. View more info

The Byzantines and Their World

By: Arnott, Peter

Price: $11.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB5650


Mapped end pages. Appears unread, gift quality copy in unclipped, lightly edge worn dust jacket. 286p., including footnotes and index. View more info

Getting to Know Iran and Iraq

By: Bagar, Hushang

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Coward McCann Inc.: 1963

Edition: Fourth Impression

Seller ID: EW4505


Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed; some light surface soiling on front cover; color faded on back cover. Written for young adults; Lacks dust jacket; 64p. View more info

Adamantios Korais: A Study in Greek Nationalism

By: Chaconas, Stephen George

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Columbia University Press: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB5740


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. View more info

Behind the Silken Curtain: A Personal Account of Anglo-American Diplomacy in Palestine and the Middle East

By: Crum, Bartley C.

Price: $8.95

Publisher: NY, Simon and Schuster: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB11453


Retired library copy, minimally marked, stamped, and labeled. Age toned gutters, else clean and tight, mapped frontispiece. Shelf toned top page edges. Moderately worn blue cloth binding, label on foot of spine. 297pp. View more info

"Statisquo": British Use of Statistics in the Iraqi Kurdish Question (1919-1932)

By: Dundar, Fuat

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Crown Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Brandeis University: 2012

Seller ID: EW2310


Textblock very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner worn; some light wear along the spine. 63p. View more info

The World's Great Classics: Babylonian and Assyrian Literature: Armenian Literature

By: Dwight, Timothy; McCarthy, Justin; Stoddard, Richard Henry; Dyke, Paul Van; Bergh, Albert Ellery; Hawthorne, Julian (literary editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, The Colonial Press: 1901

Seller ID: SB10320


Two Volumes in One. This is a stray volume from a larger set; Minimally marked and stamped, retired library copy, minor age toning. Else textblock is clean and tight with top edge gilt; Light green cloth, small black ink stain on back cover, minimally shelf worn or scuffed, library marking on foot of spine. 651p. View more info

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Unveiled: The Autobiography Of a Turkish Girl

By: Ekrem, Selma

Price: $85.00

Publisher: NY, Ives Washburn Publisher: 1930

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SJ9972


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. View more info

What Was Their Life? Byzantium

By: Fawcett, Raymond (edited by)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, The Gawthorn Press Limited:

Seller ID: SB5752


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. View more info

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

By: Franck, Harry A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1928

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SB10278


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. View more info

The Road to Oobliadooh: A Novel

By: Fries, Fritz Rudolf (by); Vennewitz, Leila (translated from German by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB5717


Extremely clean and tight textblock. Gently bumped head and foot of spine. Unclipped dust jacket with light wear to edges. 246pp. View more info

Good-Bye to Ithaca: A Famous Writer's Adventures in the Fabulous, Enchanted Isles of Homer's "Odyssey"

By: Golding, Louis

Price: $8.50

Publisher: NY, Thomas Yoseloff: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB5661


Mapped end pages. Textblock is extremely clean and tight. Lightly edge worn dust jacket. 254p., including references, bibliography, and index. View more info

The Secret Life of Saeed, the Ill-Fated Pessoptimist: A Palestinian Who Became a Citizen of Israel

By: Habiby, Emile (by); Jayyusi, Salma Khadra and Gassick, Trevor Le (translated from the Arabic by)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London/New York, Readers International: 1985

Seller ID: SB11422


Top corner clipped on ffep, else textblock is very clean and tight. Bumped head and foot of spine, minor bumping to corners, some creasing to bottom front edge. 169pp. View more info

An Arab-Syrian Gentleman and Warrior in the Period of the Crusades: Memoirs of Usamah Ibn-Munqidh

By: Ibn-Munqidh, Usamah (memoirs of); Hitti, Philip K. (translated by)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Press: 1987

Seller ID: SB5989


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. View more info

The Three Black Lambs: A Modern Grecian Drama

By: Kellar, Peter H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Meador Publishing Company: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB5671


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. View more info

Egyptian Days

By: Marden, Philip Sanford

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB7006


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. View more info

Tales of Persia: A Book for Children

By: Miller, William McElwee

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Dorrance & Company: 1979

Seller ID: EW3876


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. View more info

In the Land of the Lion and Sun: The Country, Customs, and Culture of My People

By: Nakosteen, Mehdi; Kragh, Agnes

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Denver, CO, The World Press, Inc.: 1937

Seller ID: SJ7762


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. View more info