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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

Order Number: 16457

Condition: Very Good+


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

Order Number: 16446

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


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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BEYOND EUPHRATES Autobiography 1928-1933

By: Stark, Freya

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1951

Order Number: 16453

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Wear with small open tears to price clipped DJ. Original price sticker to DJ; Yet another volume of autobiography from Stark, this follows Traveller's Prelude. Stated first edition ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 341 pages View more info

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DUST IN THE LION'S PAW Autobiography 1939-1946

By: Stark, Freya

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc.: 1962

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 16454

Condition: Very Good+ in Poor dust jacket


DJ front missing. ; Memoir mostly covering the WWII years, doings in the Arab world, etc. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 297 pages View more info

FREYA STARK

By: Moorehead, Caroline

Price: $16.58

Publisher: New York, Penguin: 1985

Order Number: 15128

ISBN: 0140081089

Condition: Very Good+


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

Order Number: 15764

ISBN: 1859640052

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


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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IONIA A Quest

By: Stark, Freya

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1954

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 16450

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Wear and open tears to DJ. Foredge rough ; Numerous beautiful photographures. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 263 pages View more info

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IONIA A Quest

By: Stark, Freya

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1954

Order Number: 16449

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ chipped and faded with small tears. Slight browning to front endpaper. Foredge rough ; Numerous beautiful photographures. Beautiful early edition. No date, nice early edition ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 263 pages View more info

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PERSEUS IN THE WIND

By: Stark, Freya

Price: $130.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16965

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ with open tears mainly to front bottom. Former owner's name on front free endpaper ; A series of essays by the author regarding such subjects as happiness, memory, style, love, sorrow, etc. Wood engravings by Reynolds Stone; Wood engraving; 8vo; 169 pages View more info

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ROME ON THE EUPHRATES

By: Stark, Freya

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16448

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ. Boards slightly faded. Top corners bumped; Beautiful fold-out map at rear. A history of the frontier of the Euphrates river through 800 years of Roman warfare. Up to the time of writing, the country had changed very little; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 481 pages View more info

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THE COAST OF INCENSE Autobiography 1933-1939

By: Stark, Freya

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1953

Order Number: 8570

ISBN: 0719513294

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear and small closed tear to DJ ; The third installment of the self-penned life story of Freya Stark, covering the years 1933-1939; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 287 pages View more info

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THE COAST OF INCENSE Autobiography 1933-1939

By: Stark, Freya

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18152

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Light wear and very small open tear to DJ. ; The third installment of the self-penned life story of Freya Stark, covering the years 1933-1939; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 287 pages View more info

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THE LYCIAN SHORE

By: Stark, Freya

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1956

Order Number: 16455

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear to extremities. Light chipping and browning to DJ; An account of a journey sailing along the coast of Turkey, in Asia Minor, following in the wake of the Greeks and Persians; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 204 pages View more info

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THE SOUTHERN GATES OF ARABIA A Journey in the Hadbramaut

By: Stark, Freya

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17932

Condition: Very Good


Boards lightly soiled and with light rubbing to extremities. ; Adventures in what is today Saudi Arabia; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 328 pages View more info

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TRAVELLER'S PRELUDE

By: Stark, Freya

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16451

Condition: Very Good+


Spine a bit sunned; Family history in the form of reminiscences and letters, sketching the early life of one of the top travel writers; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 346 pages View more info

TRAVELLER'S PRELUDE

By: Stark, Freya

Price: $41.75

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1950

Order Number: 16452

Condition: Very Good+


Endpapers browned. Small bookseller's sticker to rear endpaper; Family history in the form of reminiscences and letters, sketching the early life of one of the top travel writers. stated first edition; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 346 pages View more info

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TRAVELLER'S PRELUDE

By: Stark, Freya

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1951

Order Number: 18151

Condition: Very Good+


Endpapers browned. Small bookseller's sticker to rear endpaper; Family history in the form of reminiscences and letters, sketching the early life of one of the top travel writers; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 346 pages View more info