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338171 T.E. Lawrence of Arabia

By: Ocampo, Victoria

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Victor Collancz Ltd, 1963

Edition: First English Edition


DJ lighly chipped ; 8vo; 128 pages View more info

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A WINTER IN ARABIA

By: Stark, Freya

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co. , Inc., 1940

Edition: First Edition


Spine very slightly cocked. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper; journeying hither and thither in Arabia starting late in 1937 ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 328 pages View more info

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ALEXANDER'S PATH From Caria to Cilicia

By: Stark, Freya

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1958


Wear with chipping, staining, and open tears to price clipped DJ. Residue to endpapers. Front hinge started. Binding not tight ; Author Stark searches for the trail of Alexander the Great ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 283 pages View more info

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CORRESPONDENCE WITH BERNARD AND CHARLOTTE SHAW [VOLUME ONE] 1922-1926

By: Lawrence, T. E.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Woodgreen Common, Castle Hill Press, 2000


Volume one of a projected three volume set, volume two having been published in 2003. One of 45 copies bound in quarter brown goatskin. Top edge gilt. Slipcase; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 227 pages View more info

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CORRESPONDENCE WITH HENRY WILLIAMSON

By: Lawrence, T. E.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Hants, Castle Hill Press, 2000


# 52 of 702 copies. Bound in full goatskin with gilt linear design to front board and gilt spine lettering. In NF slipcase. All edges gilt; T. E. Lawrence Letters; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 219 pages View more info

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CORRESPONDENCE WITH HENRY WILLIAMSON

By: Lawrence, T. E.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Hants, Castle Hill Press, 2000


# 236 of 702 copies. Bound in cloth; T. E. Lawrence Letters; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 219 pages View more info

FREYA STARK

By: Moorehead, Caroline

Price: $16.58

Publisher: New York, Penguin, 1985


Biography of the writer/traveller ; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 144 pages View more info

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FREYA STARK IN SOUTHERN ARABIA

By: Ruthven, Malise

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Reading, Garnet Publishing, 1995

Edition: First Edition


Light wear to DJ; Noted Arabian traveller Stark spent some of the 1930s and 40s in Yemen, then under British rule. During WWII she was sent there to counteract Italian propaganda. Rarely explored by Westerners, her knowlege of Arabic set her apart and she was able to take many photos even after the war, the last of which in this book is from 1976; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 120 pages View more info

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FROM AN ANTIQUE LAND Ancient and Modern in the Middle East

By: Huxley, Julian

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, Max Parrish, 1954

Edition: First Edition


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 View more info

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FROM BEIRUT TO JERUSASEM

By: Friedman, Thomas L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar Straus and Giroux, 1989


Stated first edition; 8vo; 525 pages View more info

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GALILAA

By: Loti, Pierre

Price: $66.92

Publisher: Dresden, Carl Reissner, N.D.


Binding could be tighter; Ribbon bookmark. No date, circa 1920s. In German ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 195 pages View more info

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IN THE SUN WITH A PASSPORT

By: Crowbridge, W. R. H.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Hurst & Blackett, Ltd., N.D.


Endpapers browned. Foxing to edges; Two young widowed ladies travel to and fro in Arabia; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 287 pages View more info

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JOURNEY THROUGH ARABIA PETRAEA, TO MOUNT SINAI, AND THE EXCAVATED CITY OF PETRA, THE EDOM OF THE PROPHECIES

By: De Laborde, M. Leon

Price: $700.00

Publisher: London, John Murray, 1836

Edition: First Edition


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 View more info

KUWAIT: TRADE AND INVESTMENT

By: El Mallakh, Ragaei

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boulder, Westview Press, 1979


Fep a bit browning and with small stamp ; 8vo; 262 pages View more info

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LABRADOR LOOKS AT THE ORIENT

By: Grenfell, Wilfred Thomason

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Jarrolds Publishers, N.D.


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 View more info