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Takhlis al Ibriz fi Talkhis Bariz OR al Rihla al Pariziyya (The Extraction of Gold or an Overview of Paris)

Takhlis al Ibriz fi Talkhis Bariz OR al Rihla al Pariziyya (The Extraction of Gold or an Overview of Paris) by Rifa'a al Tahtawi

Rifa'a Rafi' al Tahtawi (1801-1873) was born in the village of Tahta, Sohag, the same year the French troops evacuated Egypt. He...

$5,000.00
Travels in Mexico and Life Among the Mexicans

Travels in Mexico and Life Among the Mexicans by Frederick A. Ober

Boson, MA: Estes and Lauriat, 1885. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good. Estes and Lauriat, 1885 1st Very Good RARE 1st Edition Copy B...

$310.80
Great Museums of the World

Great Museums of the World by Newsweek, Inc. and Arnoldo Mondadori, editors

New York: Newsweek, Inc, 1967 thru 1970. First editions thus, First printings thus. Hardcover. AS NEW/NEAR FINE. ORIGINAL UNCL...

$125.00
The Great Pyramid. Observatory, Tomb and Temple

The Great Pyramid. Observatory, Tomb and Temple by Proctor, Richard A

London, United Kingdom: Chatto & Windus, 1883. "Proctor was inspired by a passage in the neo-Platonic philosopher Proculus's com...

$500.00
CANADIAN SCENERY Illustrated From Drawings By W. H. Bartlett- 2 Volumes in 1

CANADIAN SCENERY Illustrated From Drawings By W. H. Bartlett- 2 Volumes in 1 by N. P. Willis

26, Ivy Lane, London-UK: George Virtue, 1842. CANADIAN SCENERY Illustrated From Drawings By W. H. Bartlett- 2 Volumes in 1- Text...

$2,195.00
DALIL AL-HAJJ LI AL WARID ILA MAKKA WA AL MEDINA MIN KULLI FAJJ  (  GUIDE OF THE PILGRIMAGE THROUGH THE ALL ROUTES TO  MECCA AND MEDINA  )

DALIL AL-HAJJ LI AL WARID ILA MAKKA WA AL MEDINA MIN KULLI FAJJ ( GUIDE OF THE PILGRIMAGE THROUGH THE ALL ROUTES TO MECCA AND MEDINA ) by MUHAMMED SADIQ BEY ( COLONEL SADIC BEY 1832 - 1902 )

Cairo: The government press, Bulaq, 1896 Book. Illus. by MUHAMMED SADIQ BEY. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾...

$18,000.00
MIR'AT AL HARAMAIN (VIEW OF THE TOW HOLY SANCTUARIES ) COMPLETE SET IN FIVE VOLUMES

MIR'AT AL HARAMAIN (VIEW OF THE TOW HOLY SANCTUARIES ) COMPLETE SET IN FIVE VOLUMES by EYUP SABRI PASHA (THE OTTOMAN ADMIRAL AYYUB SABRY) D. 1308 AH., 1890 AD

Istanbul: Matbaa-i Bahriye (the Navy press), 1883 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. THE MOST ...

$7,500.00
All Around the World, An Illustrated Record of Voyages, Travels and Adventures in All Parts of the Globe Volume IV

All Around the World, An Illustrated Record of Voyages, Travels and Adventures in All Parts of the Globe Volume IV by Ainsworth, W.F. (Editor)

New York: Selmar Hess This heavy volume was one of a series of books on geography, history, and travel published by Selmar Hess ...

$247.99
P & O Sketches in Pen and Ink.

P & O Sketches in Pen and Ink. by Furniss, Harry

The Studio of Design and Illustration. London. nd. [c.1898] Oblong quarto. 203pp. Pictorial title page signed C. Hentschel. 99 f...

£85.00
Mir'at al Haramain aw al rihlat ul Hijaziyya wa l Hajj wa masha'iruhu ad Diniyya (View of the tow holy sanctuaries, or travels in Hejaz and the Hajj and it's religious ceremonies)

Mir'at al Haramain aw al rihlat ul Hijaziyya wa l Hajj wa masha'iruhu ad Diniyya (View of the tow holy sanctuaries, or travels in Hejaz and the Hajj and it's religious ceremonies) by Ibrahim Rif'at

Cairo: Dar ul Kutub al- Misriyya, the National library press, 1925 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾...

$5,000.00
Burton Holmes Travelogues 12 Vols

Burton Holmes Travelogues 12 Vols by Burton Holmes

Chicago/New York: The Travelogue Bureau, 1918. Flexible faux Leather Bindings w/gilt spine lettering and page edges, Travelogue ...

$250.00
THE WORST JOURNEY IN THE WORLD, ANTARCTIC 1910 - 1913

THE WORST JOURNEY IN THE WORLD, ANTARCTIC 1910 - 1913 by Apsley Cherry-Garrard

Constable, London, 1922. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/No Dust Jacket. 1st Edition, 2 volumes;Rare first ...

£1,509.38
MIR'AT AL HARAMAIN (VIEW OF THE TOW HOLY SANCTUARIES ) FINE COMPLETE SET IN FIVE VOLUMES

MIR'AT AL HARAMAIN (VIEW OF THE TOW HOLY SANCTUARIES ) FINE COMPLETE SET IN FIVE VOLUMES by EYUP SABRI PASHA (THE OTTOMAN ADMIRAL AYYUB SABRY) D. 1308 AH., 1890 AD

Istanbul: Matbaa-i Bahriye (the Navy press), 1883 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. THE MOST ...

$8,500.00
1773 FIRST VOYAGE CAPTAIN JAMES COOK HAWKESWORTH 1ST EDITION 3 VOL. SET FULL LEATHER 52 ILLUSTRATIONS FOLDOUT MAPS

1773 FIRST VOYAGE CAPTAIN JAMES COOK HAWKESWORTH 1ST EDITION 3 VOL. SET FULL LEATHER 52 ILLUSTRATIONS FOLDOUT MAPS by Captain James Cook, Joseph Banks, John Hawkesworth

AN ACCOUNT OF THE VOYAGES. FOR MAKING DISCOVERIES IN THE SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE 1773; Captain James Cook, Joseph Banks, John Hawkes...

$9,799.00
Picturesque Palestine Sinai and Egypt

Picturesque Palestine Sinai and Egypt by Colonel Sir Charles W. Wilson (Edited by)

London: J. S. Virtue & Co, 1881-1884. Complete 4 volume set. Numerous engravings on steel and wood - 42 steel engraved plat...

AUD $1,955.00



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