New York, NY: Random House, 1968. First American Edition. 8vo. VG-/VG-. black DJ spine with yellow, bright green titles stacked and centered above small white logo and faded orange at tail. moderate edgewear to ends and extremities, whitish from stress or abrasive contact. rubbing evident upon jacket rear. black clothbound HB with stamped gold and red titles. toning heavy to fep/ffep. clear and excellent textblock, with red tinted head-edge, roughly trimmed side and tail edges.459 pp.
Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1984. First US Edition. small 8vo. VG+/VG+. a solid dark yellow glossy DJ spine with bold black titling aligned on spine with small publisher at tail. jacket front is half-illustrated in b/w between enlarged black text. sliim inner flaps over black clothbound HB, stamped gold titling upon spine. tightly bound texbtlock, neatly cornered form. barely skimmed, interior mark-free, like the smooth outer edges. 270 pp. ISBN# 0801825199.
London, England: I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd, 1989. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG/VG; Spine is Green w/ white text; DJ has slight edge wrinkles and wear at corners and a 1/8 dimple on the back; Boards are very strong with the same little dimple and slight bumps on the upper corners; Text Block is toning and very clean and tight; pp.328.
New York: The Century Co. 1928. First edition. Octavo in light green embossed hardcovers; condition: Good+; gold letters on spine; covers with moderate soiling and general slight fraying; ex-library copy with stamps, seal and plate; inscription inside front cover; strong binding; color frontispiece drawing has small open tear at bottom; age-toned paper clean; text clean; pp. 407; a scarce copy from the Turkish novelist and political leader for human rights; shelved in Case # 9.
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.
Ithaca Press London: Center for Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies, University of Durham, 1985. First edition. Octavo. Good+ with no dust jacket. Black spine with gold lettering. Minor shelf-wear to the covers with the cloth slightly age-toned. Spine clean, binding intact. Foxing to top text block edge, other text block edges clean. Small bumping mark near top front corner. Owner name in ink at the top corner of front free endpaper. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 225pp.
London, Great Britain: Riad El-Rayyes Books Ltd. 1992. First UK Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG+. ivory glossy DJ spine with black and Arabic titling. jacket cover partially graphic and colorful on ivory, superficial handling, very smoothly glossy covers both. dark blue cloth HB, gilt-stamped titling thin translucent sheets, text in ARABIC throughout. no marks, nor writing. clear bright ivory copy, inside and outer edges.
Berlin: Junker und Dunnhaupt, 1943. first edition. thick octavo rebound in thick black hardcovers with gold letters on spine; VG; boards with minimal soiling; binding strong; ex-library copy with stamps and pocket; paper discolored; text clean; ffep has a small tear repaired with scotch tape; pp. 365; 5 small maps at the end; contains studies from 1916 through 1939; in GERMAN; shelved in Middle-East section.
Washington DC: Georgetown University Press, 2012. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo;VG-/VG-; Spine is dark blue with white, light purple, and light blue text; DJ has general shelf wear, open and closed tears, age-toning, scratches, and marks, creases, design is clear; Boards have rubbing and bumping to corners, joints and hinges are intact; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 204.
New York: Basic Books, 2006. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Tan spine with black text: DJ is in very good condition with light shelfwear, some light soiling: Boards are strong and clean, slight bumping to tail of spine, binding tight: Textblock is clean, title page signed by the author, light pencil notations confined to margins, no folds or tears: First Edition: 280 pp.
Philadelphia and New York: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1939. Octavo; G-/Poor; Off-white spine with red & green text; Dust jacket has small tears & frays along edges, some moisture staining at fore edges and midway toward tail edges, price clipped front flap, sunned spine and rubbed exterior; Boards have sunned exterior, moisture staining and moderate edge wear, otherwise sturdy; Text block has slightly age toned & deckled exterior edges with pencil & ink marking on pastedown & ffep, book plate & sticker on ffep, moisture stain across center fore edge, with firm binding; pp 471.
New Milford, CT: The Toby Press, 2012. Fourth Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Blue spine with white and yellow text: DJ is clean with mild shelfwear, crease along front tail edge: Boards are strong and clean with minor rubbing, slight bumping to lower corner and head and tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock exterior is clean, front free page has some sticker residues, rest of pages clean and unmarked: Fourth Edition: 731 pp.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1995. First Edition. Octavo: VG-/VG: White spine with grayish blue text: DJ is clean with some sun fading to front, light shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean, mild edgewear, spine is shakey but no issues with separation of textblock: Textblock exterior is clean, front free page has gift inscription from the author to a previous owner, rest of text unmarked: First Edition: 300 pp.
Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 2004. First Edition. Octavo: VG/no-DJ paperback: Dark maroon spine with white text: Covers are clean with light rubbing to edges, binding solid: Textblock exterior is clean, half title page inscribed by the author to a previous owner, rest of pages clean and unmarked: First Edition: 207 pp.
London, Great Britain: Ithaca Press, 1983. First UK Edition. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. heavily foxed and abraded off white spine, titling in tiny red characters, with several reading creases. b/w pictorial softcover front with enlarged red title overlay, curling a bit at corners. but main interior text is unmarked and has no writing. acceptable, intact, binding solid, with edges smoothly clear ivory all sides. 225 pp. ISBN# 0903729954.
Jerusalem: The Israel Oriental Society, 1964. Israeli Printing. 8vo. VG/VG. ivory tipped DJ spine head, tiny black series and volume, remainder of DJ spine a lengthy light green with black capitals for titling. small chunk missing at tail end the abrading moderate to the head of spine and the adjacent panel edges. mixed tones of brown color the cloth HB with stamped black titling, bumped corners to the sun exposed panels both. textblock is clear, interior sheets in solid shape. exterior head-edge is foxed.192 pp.
Jerusalem, Israel: Ariel Publsihing House / The Kibbutz Movement, c. 1980. Israeli Printing. thin Qto. VG+/ - no DJ. ivory wraps spine with Hebrew titling in small brown lettering. jacket front partially illustrated beneath English language titling and softcover rear is similarly illustrated but in Hebrew. barely skimmed, this copy lists and includes more than 100 titled drawings, plans, layouts, maps and more. clear within textblock, edges slim and corners of sheets and covers neat. approx. 128 pp.
New York: Columbia University Press, 1980. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: White spine with black text: DJ has general shelfwear, some light chipping to corners, mild age toning, clean: Boards are strong with rubbing to edges, light dust staining, binding is tight: Textblock exterior is clean and pages unmarked: First Edition: 248 pp.
London: William Kimber, 1956. First. 12mo; G/G- with DJ; Black spine with white text illustration; DJ has significant chipping with tears on top of spine; taping on top and middle inside of DJ; Bumping; Boards have light shelf wear; Edging has minor discoloration and foxing; Light staining on title page; text block has intermittent light staining and page aging; pp. 201.
London, Paris, & America; London, Paris, &: Fisher. Son & Co. 1836. First edition. Two volumes. Quarto. Very good in burgundy leather spine with gilt lettering and rulings; stamped faux banding; half-bound w/red boards; ex libris, heraldic bookplates; ex libris, signatures; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; endpapers, marbled; foxing and toning starts; --v1, 80 pp.; vignette on title-page; 38 engravings w/tissue guards; all edges and corners, chipping, nicks, scars and wear; foot of spine, break and loss; ---v2, 76 pp.; vignette on title-page; 37 engravings w/tissue guards; all edges and corners, chipping, nicks, scars, and wear; else very good. Shelved Dupont Store, Case #9.
Cairo, Egypt: Printed at Imperial Press, 1947. First Edition. 8vo., 183pp.; VG; in brown wraps, black lettering on spine, mild shelfwear; stapled binding; last page partialy torn along gutter due to the nature of binding; INSCRIBED on ffep by Beglar to Arthur E. Callahan, First Secretary (title) to the U.S. Iraqi Ambassador, dated 27.10.47 in Cairo; Beglar was the Secretary for the American Committee for the Independence of Armenia; incredibly scarce in any condition, let alone as a signed presentation copy; shelved case 2.
Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1990. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. red wraps spine with bold black titling from head to foot. minor wear to spine ends and panel corners. skimmed lightly, no reading creases. includes 8 tables. clear through textblock interior. mild sheer spot to upper fore-edge, else an above average copy. 317 pp. ISBN# 0520070364.
New York: Boni and Liverlight, Publishers, 1928. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Tan spine with black text; Boards have sunned and lightly rubbed exterior, more noticeable on spine with minor wear along edges, but panels are sturdy; Text block has darkened slightly due to age with good binding and deckled fore edge; previous owner's name on ffep; slight cracking at front pastedown from binding; pp 198.
London; New York; Toronto: Longmans, Green and Co. 1947. Octavo; vg/fair; dj, reddish-orange spine with blue text; dj, age-toned; chipping; open tear along head edge of front cover; HB, blue cloth spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; toning lightly at the edges; former owner's name, ffep; text block, clean; toning at the edges; frontispiece portrait of Mohammed Ali; maps; 242pp.