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THE DESERT AND THE STARTS A Biography of Lawrence of Arabia, Armitage, Flora
1 Armitage, Flora THE DESERT AND THE STARTS A Biography of Lawrence of Arabia
New York Henry Holt and Company 1955 First Edition Hardcover Good+ 
Boards worn and dampstained. Light fraying to spine ends. ; From the collection of Gloria Vanderbilt, with her name on front endpaper ; 8vo; 318 pages 
Price: 75.00 USD
 
 
DIGGING BEYOND THE TIGRIS An Woman Archeologist's Story of Life on a 'dig' in the Kurdish Hills of Iraq, Braidwood, Linda
2 Braidwood, Linda DIGGING BEYOND THE TIGRIS An Woman Archeologist's Story of Life on a 'dig' in the Kurdish Hills of Iraq
London Abelard-Schuman Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Light wear to DJ; DJ spine sunned. Info on copyright page blacked out with marker; An expedition, kids and all, to the Kurdish region of Iraq; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 297 pages 
Price: 48.94 USD
 
 
SUNSHINE AND STORM IN THE EAST, Brassey, Mrs.
3 Brassey, Mrs. SUNSHINE AND STORM IN THE EAST
New York Henry Holt and Company 1880 Hardcover Very Good 
Some fraying to top and bottom spine. Front hinge weakening. Some fraying to rear map margin, not effecting printed area. Previous owner's name to front pastedown; Rare. Numerous b&w illustrations and two maps; 8vo; 448 pages 
Price: 255.00 USD
 
 
4 Church, Alfred J. THE STORY OF THE PERSIAN WAR From Herodotus
New York Scribner and Welford 1882 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Wear to extremities. Tissue protector to frontispiece torn. Front hinge started; Conflict from two millenia ago ; Color Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 292 pages 
Price: 318.65 USD
 
 
TAMRART 13 Days in the Sahara, Clark, Eleanor
5 Clark, Eleanor TAMRART 13 Days in the Sahara
New York Stuart Wright 1984 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
An adventure with a group, in the Sahara; 8vo; 106 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
IN THE SUN WITH A PASSPORT, Crowbridge, W. R. H.
6 Crowbridge, W. R. H. IN THE SUN WITH A PASSPORT
London Hurst & Blackett, Ltd. N.D. Hardcover Very Good+ 
Endpapers browned. Foxing to edges. Binding weak at title page ; Two young widowed ladies travel to and fro in Arabia; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 287 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
JOURNEY THROUGH ARABIA PETRAEA, TO MOUNT SINAI, AND THE EXCAVATED CITY OF PETRA, THE EDOM OF THE PROPHECIES, De Laborde, M. Leon
7 De Laborde, M. Leon JOURNEY THROUGH ARABIA PETRAEA, TO MOUNT SINAI, AND THE EXCAVATED CITY OF PETRA, THE EDOM OF THE PROPHECIES
London John Murray 1836 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Boards faded and professionally repaired. Very light occasional foxing. Front free endpaper dog eared ; Scarce. SIGNED on front endpaper by the Earl of Ellenborough with his bookplate. Frontispiece of "Interior View of the Khasne". One fold-out map and Numerous tissue guarded b&w illustrations; 8vo; xxviii, map, 331, 4 pages 
Price: 700.00 USD
 
 
THE TREASURES OF TIME, Deuel, Leo [editor]
8 Deuel, Leo [editor] THE TREASURES OF TIME
Cleveland The World Publishing Co. 1961 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Chipping with small tears to DJ. Minor occasional foxing; Various authors weigh in on Middle Eastern archaeology ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 318 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
THE ARAB OF THE DESERT A Glimpse Into Badawin Life in Kuwait and Sau'di Arabia, Dickson, H. R. P.
9 Dickson, H. R. P. THE ARAB OF THE DESERT A Glimpse Into Badawin Life in Kuwait and Sau'di Arabia
London George Allen & Unwin 1951 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
DJ chipped and browned. Pages a bit yellowing. Lacks map in rear pocket; Profusely illustrated, partly in color: maps, charts, photographs ; 8vo; 664 pages 
Price: 300.00 USD
 
 
THE ARAB OF THE DESERT A Glimpse Into Badawin Life in Kuwait and Sau'di Arabia, Dickson, H. R. P.
10 Dickson, H. R. P. THE ARAB OF THE DESERT A Glimpse Into Badawin Life in Kuwait and Sau'di Arabia
London George Allen & Unwin 1949 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Light rubbing to spine ends. Hinges professionally repaired. ; Profusely illustrated, partly in color: maps, charts, photographs ; 8vo; 648 pages 
Price: 350.00 USD
 
 
STRANGE LANDS AND FRIENDLY PEOPLE, Douglas, William O.
11 Douglas, William O. STRANGE LANDS AND FRIENDLY PEOPLE
New York Harper & Brothers 1951 Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
Price clipped DJ shows open tears ; Sitting Supreme Court justice Douglas journeys to the Middle East ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 336 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
T.E. LAWRENCE BIBLIOGRAPHY, Duval, Elizabeth W.
12 Duval, Elizabeth W. T.E. LAWRENCE BIBLIOGRAPHY
New York Arrow Editions 1938 Hardcover Very Good+ 
In worn slipcase which is missing part of the top. Bookplate; Limited to 500 copies printed for Arrow editions November 1938 ; Narrow 4to--10" tall; 95 pages 
Price: 200.00 USD
 
 
13 El Mallakh, Ragaei KUWAIT: TRADE AND INVESTMENT
Boulder Westview Press 1979 0891583750 / 9780891583752 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Fep a bit browning and with small stamp ; 8vo; 262 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
PERSIAN ART 249 B. C. -A. D. 651 the Parthian and Sassanian Dynasties, Ghirshman, Roman
14 Ghirshman, Roman PERSIAN ART 249 B. C. -A. D. 651 the Parthian and Sassanian Dynasties
New York Golden Press 1962 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Wear to DJ extremities with laminate peeling; Lavishly illustrated with numerous fold-outs; The Arts of Mankind; B&W and Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 401 pages 
Price: 90.00 USD
 
 
LORDS OF THE HORIZONS A History of the Ottoman Empire, Goodwin, Jason
15 Goodwin, Jason LORDS OF THE HORIZONS A History of the Ottoman Empire
New York Henry Holt 1999 0805040811 / 9780805040814 First American Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
For three hundred years, the Ottoman empire in the Middle East teetered on the brink of collapse. Then it collapsed. The definitive history of this misunderstood time; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 352 pages 
Price: 20.17 USD
 
 
LORDS OF THE HORIZONS A History of the Ottoman Empire, Goodwin, Jason
16 Goodwin, Jason LORDS OF THE HORIZONS A History of the Ottoman Empire
New York Henry Holt 1999 0805040811 / 9780805040814 Hardcover; Seventh Printing Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
For three hundred years, the Ottoman empire in the Middle East teetered on the brink of collapse. Then it collapsed. The definitive history of this misunderstood time; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 352 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
LABRADOR LOOKS AT THE ORIENT, Grenfell, Wilfred Thomason
17 Grenfell, Wilfred Thomason LABRADOR LOOKS AT THE ORIENT
London Jarrolds Publishers N.D. Hardcover Very Good+ 
Boards darkened, rubbed and with some closed tears to spine ends. Front endpaper with mark from removed bookplate. Front hinge weak; Ex-Library; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 287 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
LABRADOR LOOKS AT THE ORIENT Notes of Travel in the Near and the Far East, Grenfell, Wilfred Thomason
18 Grenfell, Wilfred Thomason LABRADOR LOOKS AT THE ORIENT Notes of Travel in the Near and the Far East
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1928 Hardcover Very Good 
Some rubbing to covers especially top spine. Apparent marginal light dampstaining to last couple of pages; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 298 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
19 Hansen, Eric MOTORING WITH MOHAMMED Journeys to Yemen and the Red Sea
Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1991 0-395-48347-6 / 9780395483473 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Author Hansen was shipwrecked off the coast of Yemen and buried his journals there upon resuce, thinking to pick them up in a few days. It was years before he took up the search and the shipwreck and the subsequent return journey is the subject of this book ; 8vo; 240 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
20 Hansen, Eric MOTORING WITH MOHAMMED Journeys to Yemen and the Red Sea
Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1991 0-395-48347-6 / 9780395483473 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Slight wear, one small tear, and sticker residue to DJ; Author Hansen was shipwrecked off the coast of Yemen and buried his journals there upon resuce, thinking to pick them up in a few days. It was years before he took up the search and the shipwreck and the subsequent return journey is the subject of this book ; 8vo; 240 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
21 Hansen, Thorkild ARABIA FELIX The Danish Expedition of 1761-1767
New York Harper & Row 1962 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Some wear and inexpert tape repair to DJ. Wear to extremities. Bookplate to front pastedown ; A Danish expedition to Arabia which turned out to be more of a battle amongst the explorers than against the unknown; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 381 pages 
Price: 30.96 USD
 
 
ARABIA FELIX The Danish Expedition of 1761-1767, Hansen, Thorkild
22 Hansen, Thorkild ARABIA FELIX The Danish Expedition of 1761-1767
New York Harper & Row 1962 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Some wear and chipping to price clipped DJ, with small closed tears. Top corners bumped; The Danish expedition to "Happy Arabia" or "Arabia Felix" which in fact contained only two Danes. Six men set out in 1761; seven years later only one returned but by then the expedition had been forgotten; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 381 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
23 Hanson, Ed MOTORING WITH MOHAMMED Journeys to Yemen and the Red Sea
Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1991 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
8vo; 240 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
24 Huxley, Julian FROM AN ANTIQUE LAND Ancient and Modern in the Middle East
London Max Parrish 1954 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Small tear to spine covering. Spine faded. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. Slight wear to extremities; A detailed account of a trip through the Middle East under the auspices of Unesco. With 66 photographs taken by the author; B&W & Color Photographs; 8vo; 310 pages 
Price: 66.92 USD
 
 
25 Jarvis, C. S. THREE DESERTS
New York E. P. Dutton 1937 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Brown boards a bit darkened and with some shelfwear. Internally near fine ; 8vo; 313 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
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