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The Boys\' Life of Colonel Lawrence
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The Boys' Life of Colonel Lawrence

By Thomas, Lowell

NY: The Century Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; One plate coming loose, boards rubbed, . owner name on front free endpaper.. 1927. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. vii, 293pp. Green decorative cloth. Eight plates, including photos of Thomas and Lawrence in Arab garb, plus a look at Lawrence's squadron of armored Rolls Royces. Map. .

$30.00

Apples of Immortality:  Folktales of Armenia
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Apples of Immortality: Folktales of Armenia

By Surmelian, Leon

Berkeley, CA: University of California Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly tattered and soiled.. 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. A volume in the UNESCO Collection of Representative Works series of Translations from the Literature of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. Notes. Forty traditional folk tales translated by the late Armenian-American poet and author. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 319 pages .

$25.00

The Revolt:  Story of the Irgun
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The Revolt: Story of the Irgun

By Begin, Menachem

NY: Henry Schuman. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner stamp on front free . endpaper.. 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Navy cloth binding. xiii, 386pp. Index. Begin, who later served as an Israeli Prime Minister, recounts his years as a leader in the underground Irgun Zvai Leumi, a Jewish military organization operating in British Palestine in the 1930s-40s. .

$40.00

Through Persia by Caravan
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Through Persia by Caravan

By Arnold, Arthur

NY: Harper and Brothers. Fair with no dust jacket; Musty, silverfish and water damage to boards, . boards heavily worn at spine and corners, hinges cracked, pages toned.. 1877. Hardcover. 491 pages + 8 pages of publisher's ads at rear. Brick red cloth. An account of the author's 1875 travels through Poland, Russia, and Persia. .

$50.00

Constantinople (In Two Volumes)
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Constantinople (In Two Volumes)

By Grosvenor, Edwin A.

Boston: Little, Brown, and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Wear to head of spine of volume I, spines . darkened, boards rubbed.. 1900. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth with titles in gilt on spines. Introduction by General Lew Wallace. xxii, 3-413pp; xiii, 417-811pp. Illustrations, maps, photos. A detailed history of 1,100 years in Constantinople (now Istanbul) , from ancient times through the end of the 19th century. .

$75.00

Iran:  From Religious Dispute to Revolution
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Iran: From Religious Dispute to Revolution

By Fischer, Michael M. M.

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket chipped and rubbed.. 1980. First Printing. Hardcover. 0674466152 .

$12.00

Revolt in the Desert
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Revolt in the Desert

By Lawrence, T. E.

NY: George H. Doran Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and worn, owner name on front free . endpaper pages toned.. 1927. First American Edition; Later Printing. Hardcover. Brown decorative cloth. Illustrated endpapers. 16 black and white plates. Folding map of Arabian Desert at rear (has two inch tear). Stated first printing in America, March 1927 on copyright page. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 335 pages .

$15.00

Anatolian Suite
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Anatolian Suite

By Dobbs, Kildare

Toronto: Little, Brown and Company. Very Good; Top edge foxed and toned.. 1989. First Printing. Softcover. 0316187798 . A traveler's look at Turkey with thoughts on the history and political climate of the region. ; 335 pages .

$15.00

Lawrence and the Arabian Adventure
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Lawrence and the Arabian Adventure

By Graves, Robert

Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and rounded, spine sunned, . spine cracked, bookseller label on front endpaper.. 1928. Hardcover. Brown cloth binding. Map endpapers. Many photos and illustrations. Graves' biography of Lawrence of Arabia. ; 400 pages .

$13.00

In the Arabian Desert
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In the Arabian Desert

By Musil, Alois

NY: Horace Liveright. Good with no dust jacket; Library call letters on spine (but no other . library markings) , boards soiled and worn, stain to page bottoms.. 1930. 1st Thus. Hardcover. xiv, 339pp. Black cloth binding. 39 photos of Bedouins, camels, landmarks, oases, and other scenes from his travels in 1908-09 and 1914-15 through The Arabian Desert and parts of modern day Syria, Israel, and Saudi Arabia. Two-page folding map at rear. ; Ex-Library .

$60.00

Cutting the Lion\'s Tail:  Suez through Egyptian Eyes
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Cutting the Lion's Tail: Suez through Egyptian Eyes

By Heikal, Mohamed H.

NY: Arbor House Publishing Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.. 1987. First Printing. Hardcover. 0877959196 . Red cloth. xiv, 242 pages. Maps, appendixes, and index. An insiders account of the Egyptian nationalization of the Suez Canal in the mid 1950s. .

$15.00

Official Catalogue:  The Egyptian Museum, Cairo
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Official Catalogue: The Egyptian Museum, Cairo

By Saleh, Mohamed; Sourouzian, Hourig

Munchen: Prestel-Verlag. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1987. Hardcover. 3791307975 . Numerous color photographs. Pictorial boards. ; 268 pages .

$13.00

The Deliverance of Jerusalem
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The Deliverance of Jerusalem

By Masterman, E. W. G.

NY: George H. Doran Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Covers toned and scuffed, some toning . to pages.. 1918. Softcover. ix, 53pp. Green printed stapled wraps. Analysis of events in Jerusalem and Palestine during and just after World War I. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$50.00

From the Land of Sheba:  Tales of the Jews of Yemen
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From the Land of Sheba: Tales of the Jews of Yemen

By Goitein, S. D.

NY: Schocken Books. Very Good. 1973. Revised Edition. Softcover. 0805205438 . xi,142 pages. Bibliography. A collection of life stories and tales with a fusion of the traditions of Judaism with the folklore perspective of the peoples of the East. .

$7.00

Ancient Iran
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Ancient Iran

By Moorey, P. R. S.

Oxford: The Ashmolean Museum. Very Good; Pages lightly toned.. 1975. First Printing. Softcover. 0900090235 . vii, 51 pages. Black and white frontispiece photo, maps, black and white photos, charts, concise bibliography, and index. A regional history illustrated with archaeological artifacts with an emphasis on their social and cultural uses. .

$7.00

The Struggle for Arab Independence:  Western Diplomacy and the Rise and  Fall of Faisal’s Kingdom in Syria
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The Struggle for Arab Independence: Western Diplomacy and the Rise and Fall of Faisal’s Kingdom in Syria

By Zeine, Zeine N.

Beirut: Khayat's. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, faint foxing to page tops . and endpapers.. 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. Navy cloth with title stamped in gilt on spine. xiii, 297pp, 6 plates, including folding map, at rear. Bibliography, appendices. Inscribed by the author on the title page. Analysis of Arab history before and after World War I, with particular focus on the short-lived United Kingdom of Syria ruled by Emir Faisal in 1920 and Arab diplomatic relations with England and France. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author .

$30.00

Palestinian Costume
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Palestinian Costume

By Rajab, Jehan S.

London and New York: Kegal Paul International. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. 0710302835 . Profusely illustrated with color photos. Glossary, bibliography, index. Historical survey of Palestinian textiles, jewelry, regional costume, and embroidery motifs. ; 160 pages .

$15.00

The Persian Flower:  A Memoir of Judith Grant Perkins, of Oroomiah, Persia
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The Persian Flower: A Memoir of Judith Grant Perkins, of Oroomiah, Persia

Boston: American Tract Society. Good with no dust jacket; Boards moderately worn, library markings on . front pastedown, light soiling throughout.. 1853. Hardcover. Two engravings of Miss Perkins, aged 12 and aged 6 years. Blue blindstamped cloth binding with gilt designs stamped on front boards. xiii, 204 pp. Ex-church library copy. A memorial volume describing the life of Judith Grant Perkins, daughter of American Presbyterian missionaries Rev. J. Perkins and Mrs. C. B. Perkins, who died at the age of 12 while her family was serving the Nestorian Christian community in Oroomiah, Persia (Urmia, in present day northwestern Iran). ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$25.00

The Court of Persia,  Viewed in Connection with Scriptural Usages
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The Court of Persia, Viewed in Connection with Scriptural Usages

By Kitto, John

NY: Carlton & Phillips. Good with no dust jacket; Top corner of rear boards gnawed, waterstain at . fore-edge of rear half of text, penciled owner name on front free endpaper.. 1852. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Revised by Daniel P. Kidder. Brown blindstamped cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. Frontispiece wood engraving of Mohammed Shah, King of Persia. Kitto was a missionary in Persia in the early 19th century and gives this account of Persian history and life and customs among the royal court. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 176 pages .

$35.00

Pasargadae:  The Oldest Imperial Capital of Iran
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Pasargadae: The Oldest Imperial Capital of Iran

By Ali-Sami

Shiraz. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled.. 1971. Second Edition. Softcover. Printed wraps. Translated by Rev. R. N. Sharp. Photos. ; 240 pages .

$20.00

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