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ARABS: HISTORY, CULTURE & PLACE MODERN WORLD WS730-1

By: Hottinger, , Arnold

Price: $14.05

Publisher: May not be noted.,


Arab Culture; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" ; Hottinger, Arnold The Arabs: Their History, Culture and Place in the Modern World, Berkeley and Los Angeles Univ. Of California Press 1963. VG, ex-lib, no dust ajcket, sound and tight. LARGE OCTAVO, 344 PAGES WITH INDEX. , SCARCE View more info

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LES LIVRE DES MILLE NUITS [COMPLETE IN 8 LARGE VOLUMES] [Bx]

By: J C [Jean-Charles] Mardrus" (1868–1949) Trans

Price: $559.30

Publisher: Paris, Grenelle, ca 1920


Chromotype; 4to 11" - 13" tall; ca4800 pages; The Book of the thousand nights and one night. Literal and complete translation of Dr. JC Mardrus. French language text. Original attractive 1/2 morocco leather and marbled boards; crubbed extremities. Plates and illustrations. Page borders. Light browning to pages. Handsome large volumes weighing in at about 60 pounds. Large frames varied colors and 156 color plates reproducing miniatures of ancient manuscripts Pers... View more info

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PERSONAL NARRATIVE OF A PILGRIMAGE TO AL-MADINAH & MECCAH [VOL II OF MEMORIAL EDITION]

By: Richard F. Burton

Price: $376.00

Publisher: London, Tylston and Edwards, 1893

Edition: First Edition


B&W Illustrations; 479 pages; This is the second volume of the two-volume first edition, - the Memorial Edition. Bound in blind-stamped black cloth with stamped gilt lettering to spine and pictorial designs in gilt representing Arab man (front cover) and desert tent (rear cover) , with script in Arabic in upper right corner of front cover. Book shows moderate external wear, with light rubbing to covers and fraying at top/bottom of spine. Stain appears on right side of f... View more info

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WABASH MOON: FRENCH LYRICS INCLUDED Photograph of Morton Downey on Cover

By: Morton Downey - Dave Dreyer

Price: $30.82

Publisher: May not be noted.,


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Irving berlin, NY, 1931. Sheet music. Photo cover, Morton Downey - Dave Dreyer, WABASH MOON: FRENCH LYRICS INCLUDED, Photograph of Morton Downey on Cover, FINE condition View more info

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ZAIDA; OR THE DETHRONEMENT OF MUHAMED IV

By: Charles Smith [Trans From The German by- Kotzebue, August Von, 1761-1819.}

Price: $88.83

Publisher: N Y, N Y, Burnton and Darling, 1803

Edition: First English Edition


Small 8vo 7½" - 8" ; Paper Covered Boards. Book Condition: Good. 1st Edition in English. 8vo. 1st Edition in English. Smith was a New York City bookseller who died in 1808 at the approx. Age of 40. Front fep missing, ink ownership at top of T. P. Scattered foxing. Original blue publishers boards. Lacking spine, held together by the cords, contents tight, corners rubbed. Mehmed IV, Sultan of the Turks, 1642-1693--Fiction LOC 07014161 View more info