Ifrane: Al Akhawayne University. Quarto (oblong), Two volumes. In Good plus condition. Slipcase in white paper with gold print, toning to edges, slight smudging. Spine is white without print. Boards in white paper with gold print. Small stain to spine of both volumes. Illustrated (color). CONTENTS: Vol. 1. [without title] 43 pages — Vol. 2. Architecture, 34 pages. [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
World History > Middle Eastern History & Culture
Refine search resultsSkip to search results
[n.d.]. Small Octavo, 16 leaves. In Good condition. Red morocco binding by Riveire and Sons, with "Persian Manuscript" in small gilt lettering on spine. Printed in rounded naskh hand on polished paper. Binding has some edge wear, light bumping to corners, and the leather is cracked along front joint. Leaves are damp-stained, with some loss of border rules and minor blurring and loss of text (mostly to preliminary leaves). Old paper repair to border rules, with some marginal annotations and notes in a later Persian hand appearing on first and last pages. Persian and undated, though likely 19th century. Three-columned tables are headed in red script with gilt rule borders, nine to fifteen featuring fine script. Incomplete. TH Consignment. Shelved in Case 3.
Chicago: Field Museum of Natural History, 1981. Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, staple binding; Cover is white with black print, illustration, light edgewear, light smudging/shelfwear, mailing label on front; Text block clean and tight; 35 pages, illustrated (b&w, some color). NOTE: Shelved in Locked Annex Area, Oversized Ephemera Case.
Alger: XIXe Congrès Géologique International, 1952. Octavo, 84 leaves of b&w plates + 10 maps (1 folded) in envelope. In Good plus condition. Slipcase in cream paper, slight stain, light smudging. Spine is tan with black print. Cover is tan without print. Toning to spine, slight foxing inside rear. Captions for plates in French. NOTE: Shelved in Locked Annex Area, Column A.
Firenze: Collegio de S. Bonaventura, 1924-1939. Octavo; 4 volumes; Fair; Paperback; Spine, grey with black print; Covers have tears to spine caps and hinges, some chipping on oversized covers, peripheral toning, some smudging & shelfwear, soiling to v. 12; Text blocks have uncut pages, intermittent spine breaks, age-toning to paper; Text in Italian; CONTENTS: Tomo I, Parte II. Etiopia Francescana nei Documenti dei Secoli XVII e XVIII. Tomo I, Parte II, 1643-1681 / Teodosio Somigli de S. Detole (1928), paged 201-493, folded map — Tomo V. Atti del Rev.mo Padre Lorenzo Cozza, Custode de Terra Santa. Tomo II, Parte II, 1709-1715 / Eutimio Castellani (1924), 498 pages — Tomo Duodecimo. Croniche o Annali di Terra Santa. Tomo II / Francesco da Serino [author], Teodoro Cavallon [editor] (1939), 347 pages — Collectanea Terrae Sanctae /Leonardi Lemmens [author], Hieronymi Golubovich [editor] (1933), 334 pages. Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X, atop one of the bookcases.
London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1930-1938. Octavo; Fair-; Paperback; Spine, green with black print; 6 reports, covers in green paper with black print, covers are chipped and torn along spines, peripheral toning, edgewear, creasing; Text blocks are 2-staple bound (staples rusted), have light amount of penciled marginal notation, light age-toning to paper; CONTENTS:  Report of the Commission on the Palestine Disturbances of August, 1929 : Presented by the Secretary of State for the Colonies to Parliament by Command of His Majesty, March 1930 (Missing rear cover; 202 pages, frontispiece (map), illustrated (folded maps) —  Palestine : Report on Immigration, Land Settlement and Development : Appendix Containing Maps / by Sir John Hope Simpson : Presented … October, 1930 (Appendix only, report not present; Spine torn its length separating front of report from rear pocket with maps; Front includes title page and map contents; Folded maps include #2, 4, 5, 6 in rear pocket, missing maps #1 and 3; some foxing) —  Palestine Royal Commission Report : Presented … July 1937 (Front cover hinge torn almost its length, rear cover with attached maps separated from text block; 404 pages, 9 folded maps) —  Palestine Partition Commission Report : Presented … October 1938 (310 pages, folded maps tipped in at end with 2 in rear pocket) —  Palestine : Statement by His majesty’s Government in the United Kingdom : Presented … November, 1938 (Pamphlet without cover, 4 pages) —  Pamphlet in Hebrew (Pamphlet without cover; 29 pages, folded map).
Jerusalem: The Hebrew University, 1990. Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, blue with white print; Cover has light edgewear, creasing to hinges, else clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; “Corrigenda” tipped in inside rear cover; At head of title “The Institute of Asian and African Studies, The Max Schloessinger Memorial Foundation”; ISSN 0334-4118; Text chiefly in English with 1 paper in French and 1 paper in German; 329 pages.
New York: Cowles Education Corporation; Time, Inc. Quarto; VG; pp 90; orange spine with black text; no jacket; HB magazines: Cowles, 1968 and Life, 1973; cloth shows light shelf wear to exterior; mildly rubbed edges; strong boards; text block edges have modest toning; frontispiece; profusely illustrated.
Quarto; G+; Hardcover; Spine, black with white print; Boards in black cloth with white print, light bump to spine tail, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Title from spine; Text block consists of special issues of three contemporary magazines bound together featuring accounts of the war : Bamahane, Sunday London Times, Life; variously paged, illustrated (b&w, color). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
Paris: Journaux Officiels, 2003. Quarto; VG; Hardcover; Spine, red with white print; Boards in glossy illustrated paper, slight shelfwear, but clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Facsimile of original publications from 1943-1944, text in French; xxxvi, 576 pages. [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates]. NOTE: Shelved in Room X, with the overstock 15's.
Baku: Publishing House Science, 1983. Quarto; pp 139; VG/VG; black/beige/blue pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket shows minimal wear to exterior; flaps taped at head and tail edges; mylar wrap; cloth clean; some rubbing wear to edges; strong boards; text block edges have minimal wear to edges; illustrated endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; text in Russian and English; arts - Non-Western;.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1947. First Edition. 2 Volumes. Octavos. In Good condition with Good minus dustjackets. Brown spines with blue text. Dustjackets have sunning to spine, tearing to spine edges and corners, water staining to tail edges of both volumes, Volume 1 has large tear on rear cover. Boards have discoloration from water staining on covers, mild edgewear and shelfwear. Textblocks have light age toning, light water staining to tail and fore edges, library ink stamps on front endpapers and pastedowns and on fore edges. Ex-Library.
Washington DC: The Institute for Palestine Studies, 1991. Reprinted. Octavo; VG/VG-; dark blue spine with yellow and white text; volume 3; this volume only; reprinted; originally published in 1947; dust jacket exterior shows minimal wear; cloth exterior shows light sunning to head edge; otherwise exterior clean; tight binding; straight boards; textblock clean; illustrated; pp 153.
Egypt: 1923. Wonderful Type I photograph capturing the discovery and packing/removal of the "Sacred Cow" from tomb of King Tut in 1923 Photo measures 8 1/2" x 6 1/2" and stamped by International News on back. Complete with letter of authenticity from RMY Auctions Photo has edge-wear, bumping to corners, and creasing; 1 1/2" partial tear along crease (Photo 4); possible water damage (wrinkling evident at edges) CX Consign. shelved case 0.
Istanbul: Turkish Republic Ministry of Culture, General Directorate of Monuments and Museums, 1993. Quarto; G-; Paperback; Spine, black with white print; Cover has edgewear, crease to front corner, crease on spine, else light shelfwear; Text block has spotting to front flyleaf, spine break at p. 160, else clean and tight; 303 pages, illustrated (color). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates] NOTE: Shelved in Room X, Case #3-4.
London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1958. Octavo; VG/VG-; yellowish beige spine with red text; dust jacket exterior shows slight wear; minor edge wear; price clipped front flap; cloth exterior clean; tight binding with straight boards; textblock exterior edges show mild toning; former owner's notations to ffep; otherwise interior very good; pp 123.
Washington, D.C. The Catholic University of America Press, Inc., 1963. Quarto; VG-/paperback; 1/4 bound green spine without text; stiff board exterior panels shows mild toning toward edges; intact binding; some spotting to spine; black lettering to front; text block exterior edges have light tone; interior pages clean; illustrated; pp 76.
London: Macmillan and Co., 1907. First Edition. Octavo; xix, 533 pages; G+; Bound in green cloth with gilt text; Deckled textblock edges; Covers have moderate edgewear and shelfwear, rubbing to corners, bending and slight tearing along spine edges; Textblock has age toning, black marks on rear endpaper and pastedown;.
London: Edward Arnold, 1912. Octavo; G-/Poor; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, green with gold print; DJ is green with blu print, spine torn away, detached front and rear panels have edgewear with small tears, peripheral toning; Boards in green cloth with gold and black print, wear to spine caps and bumped corners, cocked spine, else clean and strong; Text block has deckle edges, front flyleaf torn out, light tanning to endpapers, spine break at p. 240, else clean and tight; xi, 333 pages, illustrated (b&w plates). Shelved in Locked Annex, Column C.
London: Hutchinson & Co., 1946? Octavo; G-; Hardcover; Spine, black with gold print; Boards in black cloth with gold print, wear to spine caps and corners, splotchy fading to spine and boards, shelfwear; Text block has name in ink on page facing title page, cracked front hinge, light amount of penciled marginal marking; 240 pages.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1989. First U.S. Printing. Octavo; VG-/VG-; bright green spine with black text; first U.S. printing; dust jacket has only light exterior wear; minor edge wear; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; mildly cocked spine; text block edges have modest toning; good binding; illustrated; pp 307.
New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017. Octavo; VG-/VG; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with green and red print; DJ is clean and bright; Boards in brown paper with gold print, fading to top and bottom edges, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; xvii, 295 pages.
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898. Octavo, 152, ? pages. In Good plus condition. Bound in brown cloth with green text. Boards have mild edgewear and shelfwear, staining to rear cover. Binding somewhat loose. Textblock has light age toning and ink stamp on copyright page. NOTE: Shelved in Locked Annex Area, Column A.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1963. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; 188 pages; VG-/VG-; Light brown and red spine with light brown text; Dustjacket protected by mylar covering, light edgewear and shelfwear; Textblock has slight foxing along head edge, slight writing in pen on front endpaper; Shelved Middle East.
Evanston: Northwestern University Press, 1987. Second Edition. Octavo; VG-/paperback; light green spine with pinkish beige text; second edition; covers have mild shelf wear; minor edge wear; slight sunning to joints and head edge; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; otherwise fully intact binding; textblock outer edges show only light tone; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; pp 335.
Boston: Beacon Press, 1958. Octavo; 223 pages; VG-/VG-; Sunned brown spine with black and green text; Dustjacket has sunning to spine, mild edgewear and shelfwear, slight tearing along head edge of spine; Textblock has slight age toning, writing in pen on front endpaper; Shelved on Sales Floor in U-shaped Cases to right of front desk.
Anon. Octavo; Reprint of first edition published by John Murray, London, 1926; VG; Hardcover; Spine, brown with white print; Boards in glossy brown paper with black print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Frontispiece portrait in original publication not reprinted here; 471 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
London: Cassell and Company, 1954. Octavo; G/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green with white print; DJ has edgewear with small tears at spine ends and flap corners, small tears to rear top and bottom edges, price-clipped; Boards in black cloth, light wear to spine caps and corners, else clean and strong; Text block has cracked rear hinge, else clean and tight; xviii, 350 pages, illustrated “With colour frontispiece and 16 pages of photographs”.
Tehran: Gangedanesh Publications, 1999. Thick Octavo; VG-; blue, yellow and dark pink spine with white text; spine text in Persian; English text to front; no jacket; cloth exterior shows slight wear; rubbing wear to head fore corners; minor edge wear otherwise; tight binding; text block exterior edges have minimal wear; lightly creased head fore corners to some pages; interior good otherwise; illustrated; text in English and Persian; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Oxford University Press, 1960. Octavo; G/G; off-white and yellow spine with black text; pp 135; exterior to jacket shows slight soiling; minor wear to edges; slight foxing to fore edges; exterior to cloth has fairly slight wear; good binding; text block exterior edges have moderately age toned; slight inked handwriting to ffep; foxing sprinkled slightly to few pages; minor pencil marginalia; otherwise interior slightly age toned.
Citta del Vaticano: Edizioni Musei Vaticani, 2014. Small Quarto; pp 74; VG/VG-; white spine with black text; dust jacket has only mild wear to exterior; light edge wear; exterior clean; cloth clean; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; Arabic and English text;.
Oxford University Press, 1980. First edition. Folio in dark green cloth hardcovers with black DJ in brodart; white letters on spine; VG/VG; minimal soiling; maps on end pages; paper and text clean; pp. 268; plates of photographs and art at the end; shelved under review table; please contact us for shipping costs.
London: Islamic Council of Europe, 1980. First Edition. Thin Octavo; VG-/Paperback; blue spine with white text; first edition; covers have slight rubbing wear due to handling; minor rubbing to edges and joints; intact panels; edges to text block has only light tone; tight binding; interior clean; pp 114.
Beirut: American University of Beirut, 1959. Octavo; G+/paperback; creamy beige spine with black text; covers have mild toning, mostly toward edges; few smudges to exterior; slight edge wear; text block very good, only slight tone to exterior edges; slight wear to front hinge; map frontispiece; illustrated; interior clean; publication of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, American University of Beirut, Oriental Series No. 33; pp 159.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. First Edition. Octavo, xxi, 634 pages. In Good plus condition with a Good plus dust jacket. Spine black with white lettering. Light soiling wear with faint scratches and slight crinkles to head/tail edges. Boards have very slight wear and minor edge wear. Text block has few finger marks to edges with slight staining to fore edge, hairline defect to front hinge at title page and highlights and pencil notations interiorly. Illustrated. First Edition.
Cambridge, London, New York; Paris: Cambridge University Press; Unesco, 1986. First Edition. Octavo; pp 304; VG-/G; dark grayish green pictorial spine with pink and green text; dust jacket shows some rubbing wear to exterior; small price sticker to front flap; cloth has very light wear to exterior; strong boards; frontispiece; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; tight binding.
New York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1969. Octavo; xii, 236 pages; VG-/G; Green spine with yellow text; Dustjacket has moderate edgewear, mild shelfwear, tearing along edges of both covers, sticker on front cover, bending along edges of interior flaps; Textblock has notes attached to front endpaper, black mark on rear endpaper; Shelved on Sales Floor in U-shaped Cases to right of front desk.
New York: Routledge, 2014. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 272 pages; G+; full blue and white paper binding; spine black, with white and blue lettering; ex-library, with usual marks; mild shelf wear and scuffing; corners slightly bumped; mild wear to crown and tail of spine; library stamps at title and limitations page; RFID sticker at back pastedown; no marginalia or underlining; Shelved in glass case, near the stairs on the sales floor.