1922. Hardcover. Most original unpaginated wrappers and advert-leaves bound in. Later red Egyptian quarterbinding. 23cm. Hinge cracked. Leaves of some issues browned. A few leaves chipped. No Jackets. French text. An uncommon weekly magazine of political, economic, and social commentary published in Cairo. Edited by Georges Dumani.
[Istanbul]: Historical Research Foundation, Istanbul Research Center, (1989). Hardcover. xl, 371p. Blue cloth. 28cm. No jacket. Text in Turkish and English. The Introduction states that 15 volumes would be published but we found no evidence that more than 3 have been published to date. These volumes appear to have been...
Concord: Rufus Merrill, 1852. Paperback. illustrations, 24p. Light pink wrapper. 19cm. At head of title on wrapper: Merrill's Pictorial Gallery. This children's booklet contains a brief illustrated survey of a variety of Asian and Middle Eastern locales and seems full of casual bigotry and stereotyping.
Boston: John P. Jewett; Cleveland: Jewett, Proctor and Worthington; London: Low and Company, 1853. Hardcover. 2 illustrations (including frontis), xv, 224p. Light green cloth. 18cm. Moderate cover soil and some spotting. "361" in heavy black marker at base of backstrip and on bottom edge of pages. Foxing throughout (heavy on...
Caire: Imprime par l'Imprimerie de l'Institut Francais d'Archeologie Orientale du Caire, 1933. Hardcover. This volume ONLY (of 4). 390p. Modern quarterbinding. 22cm. Old tape repairs of a few tears. No Jacket. French text. The three parts were written, respectively, by Etienne Combe, Jacques Bainville, and Edouard Driault.
1937. Paperback. Revue Archeologique Syrienne, Tome IV, 1er Fasc. (Jan.-Mar. 1935) and Tome V, 1er. Fasc. (Jan.-Mar. 1937). Alep, Syrie: Societe Archeologique Syrienne, 1935-1937. ills, photos, plan, 24, 25, -61, (1), -71p. Softcover in original wrappers. 24cm. Moderate wear. Good. Text in French and Arabic.
Paris: Ernst Henri, n.d. [1920s]. Hardcover. Title-leaf, Table des Matières (1p.), Introduction (1p.) and 48 plates with tipped-in color plates. Unbound in somewhat worn tied portfolio (recently rebacked). 38cm. Ties frayed. Leaves browned and becoming brittle, with minor edge chipping. French text.