nd [19th Century]. Small Octavo; G; 16 leaves; Riviere and Son binding; On polished paper, rounded naskh hand, tables headed in red, three columns, nine to fifteen examples with fine script below, within gilt rule borders. Some marginal annotations; Persian and undated, though likely 19th century; Incomplete. Leaves dampstained with some loss of border rules and some blurring and loss of text mostly to preliminary leaves; Notes in a later Persian hand on first and last pages; Old paper repair to border rules. The red morocco binding by Riveire and Sons has some edge wear, and bumping, front joint is cracked; "Persian Manuscript" in small gilt lettering on spine. TH Consignment; Shelved case 3.
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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.
Baghdad: Republic of Irag, Summer Resorts & Tourism Service, 1961. 12mo; pp 144; Fair/paperback; white spine without text; covers have moderate soiling to exterior; some creases to exterior; small chip to front head edge; rubbing to edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior has light smudges to various pages; profusely illustrated; missing two pages toward front; map inside rear cover Shelved in Netdesk office, 15's Ephemera Box 2.
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.].
Directorate General of Press and Information. Quarto; VG/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, gold without print; DJ is gold with gold print and portrait, tear to rear, edgewear; Boards in padded cream cloth with brown print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight but for vendor label on front flyleaf; unpaged, frontispiece, chiefly illustrated (portraits, some color).
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;.
n.p. The Israel/Palestine Mission Network, 2010. Second Printing. Small quarto; pp 44; G/paperback; black spine without text; covers have slight wear to exterior; intact panels; small sticker to front flap; text block shows mild wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; CD adhered inside rear cover;.
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.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1971. Quarto; pp 284; VG/VG-; blue spine with white and black text; dust jacket has mild shelf wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth shows light shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light tone to exterior edges; very good condition; illustrated.
Lahore, Pakistan: Sh. Muhammad Ashraf, 1964. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 213; G/Fair; dark beige spine with black text; dust jacket shows moderate soiling to exterior; chips to corners; price clipped front flap; mylar wrap; cloth exterior shows mild shelf wear; boards slightly bowed; text block exterior edges have some foxing; interior clean; good binding.
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.
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: Alfred A. Knopf, 1963. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G; Hardcover; Spine, red with gold print; Boards quarter bound with red cloth to spine and blue cloth to boards, toning to spine, mild wear to corners and spine caps, stain on front; Text block has black-tinted top edge, clean and tight; xx, 453, xvii pages, illustrated (b&w).
Beirut: Khayat's College Book Cooperative, 1955. Octavo; First published 1938, reprinted 1955; G/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, orange with black print; DJ has light tears at spine ends and flap corners, edgewear, toning to spine, stains on rear, shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth with silver print, mild wear to spine caps and corners, else clean and strong; Text block has light spotting to edges, tanning to endpapers, organization stamp on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; xi, 470 pages, illustrated (folded color maps).
Istanbul, Turkey: Koçbank, 1999. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 248 pages; VG/VG; Spine is blue with white and gold lettering; dust jacket has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges; binding and pages clear; signed by the author on the title page; comes in a pictorial slip case; shelved front table.
Washington DC: National Gallery of Art, 1986. Folio; G+/G+ Hardcover w/ Dustjacket; Blue, Red and Brown illustrated spine with White text; Dustjacket has slight edgewear, some shelfwear, creasing to rear cover; Boards strong, slight edgewear, slight shelfwear; Textblock has toning around pages edges, heavier toning on both endpapers and pastedowns; 271 pp.
London: Hurst & Company, 1992. First UK Edition. 10mo; pp 252; VG/VG-; black/white spine with white text; dust jacket has light shelf wear to exterior; mild damp stain to rear tail edge; also light staining inside dj tail edge; cloth clean; text block exterior edges have mild wear; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
London: Hurst & Company, 1992. First UK Edition. 10mo; pp 252; VG/VG-; black/white spine with white text; dust jacket has light shelf wear to exterior; minor foxing to rear fore edge; mild damp stain to rear tail edge; also light staining inside dj tail edge; cloth clean; text block exterior edges have light foxing; slight tone to endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
Jerusalem: The Hebrew University, Faculty of Humanities, Institute of Oriental Sciences, 1961. 12mo; G; Paperback; Spine, grey canvas tape; Cover is tan with black print, creasing to front right corner and rear lower corner, small tear to rear fore edge, stamped number on rear; Text block has spotting to edges and title page, clean text, age-toning to paper; Added title page in Hebrew; various pagings, illustrated (b&w). NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 6, in Netdesk office.
Cairo: The American University in Cairo Press, 1988. Octavo; VG-/Wraps; Light blue spine with dark blue text; Moderate shelf wear and age to covers, fading to cover text, rubbing, minor blemishes along surfaces, previous store price stickers on rear cover; Binding in tact; Inked underlines and margin marks along parts of text block; 328 pp.
Dunn Loring: T. N. Dupuy Associates, 1978. Octavo; G+/G- Hardcover w/ Dustjacket; White spine with Black text; Dustjacket has some edgewear, some shelfwear, small open tears along edges of both covers and spine, large open tear along head edge of rear cover, fraying and small open tears at corners, staining to rear cover, price clipped; Boards strong, some edgewear, some shelfwear, rubbing to corners; Textblock has writing in pencil on copyright page, sticker on rear pastedown, otherwise clean; 239 pp; Ex-Library.
Leipzig, Germany: Karl Baedeker, 1914. Seventh Edition. Octavo, 458 pages; G; full binding of red cloth; spine with gilt lettering; moderate shelf wear; closed tears at head and tail of spine; small closed tears at upper edge of back cover; all edges marbled; tanning to pages; both hinges split; contains maps throughout; two ribbon bookmarks; pages clean; LJ consignment; shelved Case 8 1/2.
Roma: Vision S.r.l. & Dorot Avar Ltd, 1998. Oblong octavo; pp 75; G+/paperback; red spine with white text; covers show some wear to exterior; exterior wrap covers spiral binding; illustrated mylar panel overlays soft front cover and several plates inside; minor rubbing to edges; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustration; NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 3, in Netdesk office.
Washington, DC: Brassey's, 1991. First English Edition, first printing. Octavo; VG/VG; Black jacket spine with gold and red lettering; 224 pages; Book has been SIGNED by Bani-Sadr on the ffep; Jacket only has minimal wear, now protected by mylar cover; Boards and binding strong, interior clean. LH Consignment; Shelved case 5.
Baghdad: Ar-Rabita Press, 1959. First Edition. Octavo; pp 15; Fair/paperback; light terra cotta spine without text; covers have noticeable chipping to spine edges; minor chips to fore edges; slightly sunned exterior; light smudges to rear; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; some cracking to gutters; interior shows age toning; profusely illustrated NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 8, in Netdesk office.
Philadelphia, New York, London: Chilton Book Company, 1968. Quarto; G/G-; pp 239; black spine with ivory white text; out of print; dust jacket has rubbing to joint and edges; minor chips to corners; mylar wrap; cloth has slight wear to exterior; slightly splayed boards; text block exterior edges show modest foxing; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; good binding; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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 Case #9.
Firenze: Alinea Editrice, 1985. Octavo; pp 287; G/G+; burnt orange spine with black and white text; dust jacket shows mild wear to exterior; some slight dings to edges; covers have light tone to exterior; intact panels; lightly bumped corners; text block has uncut pages; slight tone to exterior edges; previous owner's label to half title page; frontispiece; deckled edges; text in Italian;.
London: Ernest Benn, 1979. Second edition, revised and reset. Octavo; Second edition, revised and reset; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, yellow with black print; DJ in mylar, slight edgewear but clean and bright; Boards in brown cloth, gold print, bump to rear top edge, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, clean text; xxii, 250 pages, illustrated (b&w plates, maps).
London: Ernest Been, 1979. Second edition, revised and reset. Octavo; Second edition, revised and reset; G+/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, orange with black print; DJ in mylar, slight edgewear but clean and bright; Boards in brown cloth, gold print, slight wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has spotting to top edge, name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; xxii, 154 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
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.
Jerusalem: Yad Izhak Ben Zvi Institute, 1984. Octavo; VG/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with brown print; DJ has light edgewear but is clean and bright; Boards in brown cloth with yellow print, light wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xiii, 438 pages, illustrated (b&w).
New York: DeProgram Program, Inc., 2013. Large octavo; VG-/paperback; black spines with yellow text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, pp 272, ISBN 9780991094912; vol. 2, pp 358, ISBN 9780991094929; vol. 3, pp 326, ISBN 9780991094936; covers have mild wear to exteriors; text blocks clean; illustrated; additional shipping may be added to items due to weight;.
London: Kegan Paul, trench & Co., 1882. First Edition. Octavo, x, , 215 pages; G; bound in publisher's green cloth, gilt titling to spine; some wear, including toning to spine, fraying to head and tail of spine, cocking to spine; small newspaper clipping pasted to verso of ffep, offsetting to half-title; front gutter beginning to loosen; 'Arabian American Oil Company' stamp to page v, fore edge of text block; glue from removed bookplate to rear pastedown; name in pencil to ffep; LJ consignment; shelved case 8 1/2.
London: Kegan Pul, Trench, Trubner & Co., 1945. Revised edition. Octavo; Revised edition; G+/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with green print; DJ has tears at spine ends and flap corners, edgewear, tanning to spine, peripheral tanning; Boards in green cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps, slight bump to bottom edges, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xii, 164 pages, + 11 page publisher catalog.