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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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Good


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. View more info

The Dream Palace of the Arabs: A Generation's Odyssey

By: Ajami, Fouad

Price: $8.95

Publisher: NY, Pantheon Books: 1998

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: SB11950

ISBN: 0375401504

Condition: Good


Textblock is clean and very tight. Moderately bumped and worn head and foot of spine, bumped and worn corners. Unclipped dust jacket, creased corners, creasing to head and foot of spine, tear on front top edge near head of spine, lightly soiled rear panel. 344p., including source notes, acknowledgments, and index. 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

ISBN: 0679435964

Condition: Near Fine


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

Condition: Near Fine


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

Condition: Very Good


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: $85.00

Publisher: NY, Columbia University Press: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB5740

Condition: Very Good+


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

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 0984471448

Condition: Very Good+


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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Good+


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

Condition: Near Fine


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 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

Condition: Near Fine


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

Condition: Near Fine


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

Iran

By: Haas, William S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Columbia University Press: 1946

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: SB10758

Condition: Very Good


Textblock is in great condition, clean and tight, b&w photographs, maps, mapped end pages. Soiled and scuffed corners, light fraying to head of spine, minimally bumped corners and spine. 273pp., including 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

ISBN: 0862323991

Condition: Very Good


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

The Insurrection in Mesopotamia, 1920

By: Haldane, Sir Aylmer L., Lieutenant-General), G.C.M.C., K.C.B., D.S.O.

Price: $285.00

Publisher: Edinburgh and London, William Blackwood and Sons: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB11989

Condition: Good


Avery weathered and aged copy, still sturdily bound and in overall good condition; Lightly foxed throughout, former owner's inked name/date in small lettering on fep, repaired endpages with light bubbling and penciled markings on rear ep, usual age wear else textblock is clean and tight. Frontispiece portrait of author with protective tissue covering. B&W photographs, maps; All page edges are toned. Very sunned and rubbed/lightly bowed, red cloth binding, gilt embossed, with bumped corners and spine, age/shelf soiling to spine and covers. Folded map after the Index pages. Dust jacket not pres... 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

ISBN: 0691077460

Condition: Very Good++


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

Condition: Very Good


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

The Muqaddimah: An Introduction to History

By: Khaldun, Ibn; Translated from the Arabic by Franz Rosenthal; Edited and Abridged by N.J. Dawood

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press: 1974

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: EW5141

ISBN: 0691017549

Condition: Very Good


Owner's ink signature at upper corner ffep, else textblock is very clean and tight. Upper outside corner of front cover is clear-taped; Covers lightly edge and corner worn and rubbed; 465p., including index. Bollingen Series View more info