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The Book of Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices. (One Hundred Great Books of Islamic Civilization: Applied Science and Technology)

by Al-Jazari, Ibn Al-Razzaz; Translated and Annotated by Donald R. Hill

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9789698016258
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$150.00

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Islamabad: Pakistan Hijra Council, 1989. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Quarto. xxxix, 285 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a green dust jacket. The jacket shows light to moderate wear, and the jacket spine is a bit sunned. There are a couple of purple ink stamps on the copyright page.… Read more
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Art of the Ancient Near East, a Resource for Educators

by Benzel, Kim; Graff, Sarah; Rakic, Yelena; Watts, Edith W.

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Published
2010
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780300167085
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$45.00

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New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2010. Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 134 pages. Bound in stiff dark blue or green and grey pictorial wrappers and housed in a brown pictorial stiff paper box. The box shows moderate wear and has a little bending or creasing from having other items stored atop it. The… Read more
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Going to Jerusalem

by Ethridge, Willie Snow

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Published
1950
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$12.50

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New York: The Vanguard Press, Inc., 1950. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good/Fair. 8vo. 313 pages. Hardcover with a mauve and grey dust jacket, now in mylar. The jacket is quite worn, and the bottom 2 inches of the jacket spine is missing. Book is sound with secure inner hinges. Text is… Read more
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Sea of Faith, Islam and Christianity in the medieval Mediterranean World

by O'Shea, Stephen

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Published
2006
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition First Printing
ISBN
9780802714985
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$6.00

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New York: Walker & Company, 2006. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. 411 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in creme colored dust jacket. Light wear to the jacket. A sound copy with clean text.
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The Ruling Class of Judaea. The Origins of the Jewish Revolt Against Rome A.D. 66-70

by Goodman, Martin

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Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780521334013
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$30.00

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Cambridge, New York, Melbourne, Et al.: Cambridge University Press, 1989. Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo. 263 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in green cloth. Minimal wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within.
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The Great Book of Oriental Carpets

by Grans-Ruedin, E.

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Published
1983
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition First Printing
ISBN
9780060151942
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$12.50

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New York: Harper & Row, 1983. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to. 180 pages. Hardcover with a brown, blue and burgundy dust jacket. Minimal wear. A nice, clean copy. Contains 80 nice color plates.
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Paris: Maisonneuve et Cie, Libraires-Editeurs, 1878. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 385 pages, indexed, plus errata. Hardcover bound in quarter brown leather with burgundy marbled paper-covered boards. Light to moderate wear to the binding. The corners are a little bumped. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Text is toned and shows some… Read more
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$65.00
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Excavations at Tepe Yahya Iran 1967 - 1969. Progress Report I

by Lamberg-Karlovsky, C. C.

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Published
1970
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$10.00

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Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1970. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Good. Small quarto. 134 pages. Softcover in yellow wrappers. Binding is soiled from handling. Spine is toned. Writing on front cover. Text has some writing/notations. Page 133-134 has a 2.5 inch long tear in the upper left hand corner.
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A Sketch of Semitic Origins, Social and Religious

by Barton, George Aaron

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Published
1902
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$15.00

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New York and London: The Macmillan Company, 1902. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fair. 8vo. 342 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in green cloth. An ex-library copy with full markings. The binding is worn but sound. The front inner hinge is just starting at the bottom, and the rear inner hinge is cracking.… Read more
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The Holy Places

by Yamani, Mohammed Abdu

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Published
1978
Condition
Good
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$6.00

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Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: Ministry of Information / A Falcon Press Publication, 1978. Soft cover. Good. Square 8vo. 79 pages. Soft cover bound in brown pictorial wrappers. Light wear to the binding. The binding is slightly bowed. A sound copy and clean within. Illustrated with color photos throughout.
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Die Reise Ins Heilige Land. Ein Reisebericht Aus Dem Jahre 1483. Bernhard Von Breydenbach.

by Breydenbach, Bernhard Von. (Ubertragung Und Nachwort Von Elisabeth Geck).

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus
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$50.00

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Wiesbaden: Guido Pressler, 1977. First Thus . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to. 56 pages. Hardcover with a white pictorial dust jacket. Rubbing and moderate wear to the jacket. The book is sound and clean. Illustrated with foldout facsimile illustrations. A facsimile of the 1483 edition. A nice copy.
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Rebuilding the Land of Israel

by Canaan, Gershon

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Published
1954
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$17.50

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New York: Architectural Book Publishing Company, 1954. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good/Good. 4to. 205 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a blue and grey dust jacket. Rubbing and wear to the jacket, which has some edge tears. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Prior owner's inscription on the front paste down. Text… Read more
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Agrarkredit in Pakistan. Struktur der Kreditversorgung punjabischer Landbewirtschafter.

by Berger, Michael.

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9783922868873
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$60.00

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Aachen, Germany: Edition Herodot / Rader Verlag, 1987. Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo. 539 pages. Soft cover bound in red wrappers. Light wear. Text is sound and clean; text in German. Sozialokonomische Schriften zur Rualen Entwicklung / Social Studies on Rural Development #69.
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Jawa, Lost City of the Black Desert

by Helms, S. W.

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780416740806
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$6.00

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London: Methuen, 1981. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 270 pages. Hardcover with a gray pictorial dust jacket. Jacket is lightly worn with the edges bumped and a small tear at upper rear edge. Original owner's stamp and name/address on flyleaves. Hinges are sound and text is clean. Illustrated with drawings and photographs.… Read more
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The Image of the West in Iqbal

by Siddiqi, Mazheruddin

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Published
1965
Condition
Good
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$19.50

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Lahore: Bazm-I-Iqbal, 1965. Soft cover. Good. 8vo, 146 pages. Softcover bound in off-white wrapper. Spine is chipped and torn, hinges are loose but still attached. Text block is sound. There is a cup ring and a previous owner's name on the back cover.
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Palestine and the Jew Today in the Light of Prophecy

by Lindberg, Milton B.

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Published
1944
Condition
Very Good
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$9.00

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Chicago, Illinois: Chicago Hebrew Mission, 1944. Soft cover. Very Good. 12mo. 64 pages. Soft cover bound in orange stapled wrappers. Rubbing and wear to the binding, which is a little dust-stained. A sound copy with unmarked text. Prior owner's name on the front cover.
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Ancient Persia and Iranian Civilization

by Huart, Clement

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Published
1972
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780710072429
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$12.50

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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1972. Hardcover. Good. 8vo. 249 pages, indexed. Hardcover in dark blue publisher's cloth with gilt medallion at center front. Binding is worn and rubbed - spine and corners are bumped. Prior owner's stamp and name/address on flyleaf. First signature is loosened but hinges are sound. Text is clean.… Read more
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Caesarea Pictorial Guide & Souvenir / Ein Bildfuehrer & Andenken

by Rabinovich, Abraham

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Very Good
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$8.00

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The Holy Land: Palphot Ltd.. Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo. (36) pages. Soft cover bound in blue stapled wrappers Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. Prior owner's 1992 inscription on the inside of the front cover. Text is in English and German.
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The Economist Pocket Middle East and North Africa

by Dallas, Roland

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Published
1995
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780241135136
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$6.00

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London: The Economist Books, 1995. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. thin 12mo. 166 pages. Hardcover with yellow illustrated dustjacket. Dust jacket is lightly scuffed on the back and rear corner has a small tear. Spine is sound, and text is unmarked. History and facts on the Middle East and N. Africa.
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The Shaping of 'Abbasid Rule

by Lassner, Jacob

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Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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$42.50

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Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1980. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. 328, (1) pages, indexed. Hardcover with a slate-blue dust jacket, now in mylar. The spine of the jacket is slightly faded. Book is sound and clean.
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$42.50