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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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.
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.
London: John Murray, 1868. New and Revised Edition. Octavo, two vols.; VG-; full tan cloth bindings; spines with gilt lettering; some shelf wear and soiling; corners bumped; small closed tears to crown and tail of vol. 1 spine; scuffing to vol. 2 boards; vol. 1 spine slightly cocked; three small stains to vol. 2 spine; all edges of both vols. with decorative red speckling; vol. 1 hinges starting; both vols. with fold-out maps; wear to maps, some repaired with tape; pages clean; shelved Case 9.
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).
Baghdad. Quarto; G-/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black without print; DJ has mild edgewear, with small closed tear to front bottom edge, mild shelfwear; Boards in black cloth without print, bump to center of front, mild wear to spine caps and corners, slight crease to cloth on rear; Text block has spine break, clean text; Text in parallel Arabic and English; unpaged, illustrated (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.].
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;.
Jerusalem: Franciscan Press, 1946-1989. Octavo; 8 volumes; Fair+; Ex-library; Paperback; Spine, tan with black print, call number label at bottom; Covers have some chipping to spine caps and edges, some vols. with taped tears, peripheral toning; Text blocks have tanning to endpapers, uncut pages, some volumes with illustrations including b&w plates; No. 32 text in Italian; CONTENTS: No. 1. The Memorial of Moses on Mount Nebo. Part III, The Pottery /Hilary Schneider (1950), 147 pages — No. 3. Discoveries at St. John’s, ‘Ein Karim, 1941-1942 / Sylvester J. Saller (1946), 200 pages + 36 b&w plates — No. 7. The Town of Nebo (Khirbet El-Mekhayyat) : With a Brief Survey of Other Ancient Christian Monuments in Transjordan / Sylvester J. Saller and Bellarmino Bagatti (1949), 302 pages + 54 b&w plates — No. 8. Treatise on the Holy Land / Francesco Suriano; Teophilus Bellorini and Eugene Hoade translators; Bellarmino Bagatti, preface and notes (1949), 255 pages, rear cover partially torn away — No. 10. Plans of the Sacred Edifices of the Holy Land / Bernardino Amico; Teophilus Bellorini and Eugene Hoade translators; Bellarmino Bagatti, preface and notes (1953), 147 pages including folded architectual plans — No. 12. Excavations at Bethany, 1949-1953 (1957), 398 pages + 134 b&w plates, missing front cover — No. 18. Western Pilgrims : the Itineraries of fr. Simon Fitzsimons, 1322-23, a Certain Englishman, 1344-45, Thomas Brygg, 1392, and Notes on Other Authors and Pilgrims / Eugene Hoade (First impression 1952, Reprinted 1970), 116 pages — No. 32. Elucidatio Terrae Sanctae / Francisci Quaresmii; brani scelti e tradotti da Sabiino De Sandoli (1989) 494 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. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, resting face up, in bookcases next to 7's Ephemera section.
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;.
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 Alan's office).
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.
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.
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.
Austin: University of Texas Press, 1991. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; off-white spine with gray and black text; first edition; dust jacket shows mild exterior wear; minor edge wear; cloth clean; strong, straight boards; text block exterior edges have minimal wear; interior clean; tight binding; pp 118.
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.
London: John Murray, 1928. First Edition. Octavo, 336 pages; VG-; contemporary full tan cloth binding; spine with gilt lettering; mild shelf wear and soiling; corners slightly bumped; mild wear to crown and tail of spine; mild foxing to edges of textblocks; bookseller's sticker to front pastedown; previous owner's name at front free endpaper; contains black and white photos and illustrations; fold out map at back; pages clean; shelved Case 9.
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).
Chicago: University of Chicago, 1930. Octavo bound in blue cloth. The name of a previous owner, Les Janka, written on the front free endpape Condition: Good+. Minor shelf wear, rubbing and fraying to edges and corners of boards. Spine somewhat tanned. Bumping to corners and top of rear board. Text block somewhat age-toned with scattered marginalia in pencil. LJ Consign; Shelved Middle Room.
Stanford CA: Stanford University Press, 1981. Octavo; VG/VG-; blue spine with white text; dust jacket has slight exterior wear; minor dings to edges; mild vertical crease to rear flap; cloth exterior has light sun fading; straight boards; light edge wear; tight binding; textblock exterior edges show mild tone; interior good; illustrated with maps toward rear; pp 302 NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in wraparound bookcase next to 15's.
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1924. Octavo; G-; Hardcover; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild wear to spine caps and corners with bumps to lower fore corners, mild shelfwear; Text block has inked out name as well as name in ink on front flyleaf, small label torn away on front pastedown, tanning to endpapers, spine cracked at p. 16, else clean and tight; 223 pages.
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.
Washington: The Middle East Institute, 1983. Octavo; G-; Ex-library; Hardcover; Spine, white with black print; Boards in white cloth with black print, smudging on front and rear; Text block has library bookplate on front pastedown, inscription in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; 271 pages.
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 Middle Room.
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.
London and New York: Frank Cass & Co., Ltd., 1987. First Edition. Octavo; VG-; green spine with gilt text; first edition; no jacket; cloth shows slight sun fading to spine and edges; ex-library stickers to spine and rear; strong boards; text block exterior edges have minimal wear; ex-library markings to copyright page; interior pages clean; illustrated; tight binding; pp 254.
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.
Beirut: The Institute for Palestine Studies, 1969. Octavo; First published by George S. Harrap & Co., London, 1946, Reprinted 1969; G; Hardcover; Spine, red with gold print; Boards in red cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine head, slight shelfwear, else clean and strong; Text block has slight spotting to edges, slight tanning to endpapers, else clean and tight; 248 pages, 3 b&w maps.