London: The Octagon Press, 1982. First Edition. Octavo, 85 pages; VG-/VG-; spine purple with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear and scuffing; price sticker at back cover; bookseller's sticker at back free end paper; age toning to all pages; pages clean; shelved Islam.
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Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1993. Collector's Edition. Octavo, 231 pages; G+; full binding of genuine red leather; spine with gilt lettering and design; some shelf wear and soiling; wear to gilt at spine and boards; some soiling front and back boards; all edges bright gilt; silk moire end papers; satin ribbon bookmark; decorative marginalia throughout; shelved Easton Press.
Lahore: Suhail Academy, 2004. Octavo; 360 pages; VG-/G+; Green spine with Yellow and White text; Fully bound in green cloth with Gilt lettering; Dustjacket protected by mylar covering, wrinkling at corners and along head edge; Boards have slight bumping to corners; Textblock clean; Shelved in Islam.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1937. First Edition. Octavo, 583 pages; G+; full binding of red cloth; spine faded with gilt lettering; mild shelf wear; crown of spine missing, damage to tail; minor staining to front cover; upper edge of text block stained red; previous owner's name at front free end paper; pages clean; contains black and white photos; LJ consignment; shelved Case 8 1/2.
London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1926. First Edition. Octavos, 2 volumes; G-; bound in publisher's dark green cloth, faded titling to spine; volume 2 with large chunk of head of spine missing, fraying and chipping to heads of both spines, open tear to tail of spine of volume 2, white paint stain to tail of volume 2; name in ink to front pastedowns; bookplate to front pastedown of volume 2; crease to half-title of volume 1; mild toning to interior; folding map in rear of volume 2; binding of volume 2 loosening; LJ consignment; shelved case 8 1/2.
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.
Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1976. First Edition. Octavo, 779 pages; VG/VG-; spine is blue with white and light blue lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has minor shelf wear along the top and bottom edges, has minor chipping at the top of the spine; binding has minimal shelf wear, with bumping at the fore edge corners; pages clear; shelved Philosophy.
Toronto, Ontario: McClelland and Stewart, 2010. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 243 pages; VG/VG; spine is yellow and black with white and yellow lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price '$24.99', has minimal shelf wear; binding and pages clear; inscribed by Fatah on the ffep; shelved review table.
London: W. Mears, 1723, 1725. First Edition. Two Octavos; VG; Leather spines with green title in gilt lettering, rebacked with new leather spine; Raised bands on spine; Scratching to leather, bumping and chipping at corners; Text block typically age toned; Previous owners name in ink; Some light pencil notations; Spotting near the edges of the text block; 3 fold out plates are intact on volume one--frontis. "Several Postures Used by the Turkes. . . ," "The Temple of Mecca" and "The Genealogy of Mahomet." Light tears to fold-outs, with a 2 inch tear to the edge of the genealogy. Full title, volume one reads: "Containing many surprizing passages, not to be found in any other author. Viz. I. The previous disposition to, and the method of, the creation: the fall of Adam and Eve; their repentance and sufferings; their posterity down to Noah. With a particular description of the deluge. II. The wonderful life of Abraham, and the disinstion between the two lines, that of Isasc, father of the Jews, and of Ishmael, father of the Arabs. III. An historical and chronological dissertation concerning the miraculous prophetick light, which thone on the forehead of Mahomet, and all his progenitors. IV. The lives of Hashem, Abdolmutalib, and Abdallab, the three immediate predecessors of Mahomet; with his own life, pilgrimage to heaven, death, &c. The prayers, ceremonies, fast:, festivals, and other rites observed by the Mahometans. With a remarkable description of the day of judgment. Written in Spanish and Arabick, in the year 1603, for the instruction of the moriscoes in Spain. By Mahomet Rabadan, an arragonian moor translated from the original manuscript, and illustrated with explanatory notes. By Mr. Morgan." MS consign, Shelve in case 4.
London: J. Darby for B. Lintott, 1712. First Edition. Octavo; VG; Bound in brown leather. Rebacked with new spine and green leather title with gilt lettering; Raised bands on spine; Bumping and some chipping to the corners; Scratches to original leather; Binding sturdy; Typical age-toning to the pages. Bookplate and signature of Catholic bishop Charles Walmesley. Life of Mahomet preface 85 pages, Second part: the Four Treatises 254 pages. Shelved in case 4. MS consign.
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia: Xenel Industries, 1989. First Edition. Quarto, black and purple cloth boards, gold lettering and gold illustration to front and back board, no lettering to spine: very mild wear to boards, gold title to front board in English, title to back board in Arabic; mild wear to gilt text-block; minor scattered imperfections to interior, full-color plates unaffected; text in English and Arabic; black silk ribbon; housed in VG- black cloth clamshell case, no lettering to spine: shelved Front Table.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1985. First Edition, Second Printing. Quarto, 788 pages, VG-/VG-; dj, white spine, black lettering: mild overall wear to dj, occasional small closed tears to edges of covers, approximately 1" tear to top corner of back cover, mild rubbing to back cover along hinge, "45.00" to front flap; quarter-bound, navy blue cloth spine, orange cloth boards, dull gold lettering to spine: very mild overall wear to boards, small open tear to cloth to top edge of back board; mild age-toning to text-block; light age-toning to margins of interior, text and graphics unaffected; INSCRIBED by Kostof to half-title page; shelved Front Table.
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1983. 1st. Octavo. VG+/VG. Blue cloth boards with gilt text on spine. Textblock is clean and unmarked. Light bumping to head and tail of spine. Dustjacket has moderate shelfwear along both top and bottom edges, and small open tear along the front bottom edge. Shelved in Islam section.
1844. 12mo., unpaginated; VG; bound in brown leather, gilt tooling to front and rear covers; spine has been repaired, and is now brown leather with no lettering or tooling; title page is an elaborate blue, red, and gilt page; 15-line naskh, signed al-Buruduri, of the pupils od al-Hajji Ahmad al-Fawzi, dated A.H. 1260; text in Arabic; NA consignment; shelved case 3.