Le Caire: 1923. Paperback. 2 maps, 24 plates, 103p. 28cm. Library discard stamp on front. Wrapper soiled and rather worn, lacking backstrip. Binding broken and stitching gone. Contents moderately browned. Two long articles relate to Egypt and a short (4+ pages) article relates to Palestine.
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Le Caire: Imprimerie de l'Institut Francais d'Archeologie Orientale, 1962. Paperback. illustrations, vi, 349p. Wrapper. 25cm. French text.
Le Caire: Imprimerie de l'Institut Francais d'Archeologie Orientale, 1966. Paperback. illustrations, vii, 336p. 25cm. French text.
Manchester: John Rylands Library, 1931. Hardcover. 599p. Contemporary cloth. 25cm. Cover scuffed. No Jacket. Articles on a variety of subjects. Includes "Mathematics in Ancient Egypt," by T. E. Peet (pp. 409-441) and "The Work of Dionysus Barsalibi against the Armenians" (Woodbrooke Studies 9) at pp. 489-599 (the Syriac text and...
Washington: American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research, (c. 1981). Paperback. frontis (portrait), 24p. Wrapper. 23cm. American Enterprise Studies in Foreign Policy, No. 342. Egyptian ambassador.
London: The Schuster Gallery, c. 1987. Paperback. illustrations (none full-page), 27, p. Softcover in original wrapper. Slightly oblong (21 x 20cm.).
Philadelphia: James Challen & Sons, 1858. Hardcover. frontis, illustrations, x, -134p. Embossed dark gray-green cloth. 15cm. Text browned (minor staining also). Bookplate. A description of Egypt based on other contemporary sources.
[New York]: n.d. [ca. 1860]. Business card-sized printed promotional item. Text printed on one side of stiff card stock. 9.5 x 6.5 cm. Dr. Henry Abbott collected the objects displayed. Admission was 25 cents. Abbott's collection was subsequently acquired by or given to the New York Historical Society and eventually...
Mount Vernon: Rudge, 1927. Hardcover. frontis (map), colored folding map, (7)-pages. Japanese vellum with gilt lettering and original ties intact. 29cm. Light cover soil. No Jacket. Christmas book limited to 490 copies.
Le Caire: Maison d'Edition AL HILAL, 1946 and 1948. Hardcover. numerous photos. Each issue numbered separarely. Published weekly. Contemporary black binding backed in black leather. Heavy Folio-sized volumes (40cm.). French text. These volumes seem to tilt strong toward European fashion and taste.
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.
Cairo: [Printed by] Schindler's Press, [ca. 1945?]. Paperback. frontis, photos, 56, (1)p. Original wrapper. 22cm. Cover fading and some spotting. Text-pages browned. The story of a cultural center in Cairo which provided programs for military personnel during World War II.
Warsaw: Polish Centre of Mediterranean Archaeology, Warsaw University, 1995-1996. Paperback. 117, 175p. Original white wrappers. 21cm. While Ancient Egypt appears to have been their primary focus, these volumes also contain material on sites in Sudan and Syria.
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.
[Cairo]: Cairo Post Card Trust, n.d. [ca. 1920?]. Paperback. 36 postcard-sized printed photos on both sides of 18 leaves; brief captions in English and French. Tied wrapper (photo mounted on front). Oblong 16cm. Cover title: Souvenir Booklet. "No. 983" printed on back cover.
1953. Paperback. In addition to any specific wear, all five items have some browning and four have a name inked at the top.
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.
London: Heinemann, (c. 1983). 1st ed. Hardcover. 113p. Original green cloth. dj. 19cm. Review slip laid in. Short stories about peasants in Upper Egypt or Cairo elected and translated from the Arabic by Denys Johnson-Davies.
Wiesbaden: (1950). Paperback. pp.55-123. Original wrapper. 26cm. Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur: Abhandlungen der Geistes-und Sozial-wissenschaftlichen Klasse Jahrgang 1950- Nr. 3. German text.
New York: G. P. Punam's Sons, 1912. 1st ed. Hardcover. frontis, photos, 122p. Pale red cloth. 19cm. No Jacket. SIGNED on a blank flyleaf by Alexander. Oddly-titled account of vaguely dated travel among the pyramids and other ancient ruins in Egypt by Alexander and Lady Evelyn Murray Cobbold. Cobbold is...
Berkeley: University of California Press, (c. 1984). 1st ed. Hardcover. index, xv, 186, 63p. Original blue cloth. dj. 23cm. Text in English and Arabic.
New York: American Jewish Congress, (1957). Paperback. 40p. Original wrapper. 22cm. Cover unevenly faded.
Paris: 1911. Hardcover. 3 folding tables, 2 folding maps, ii, 708p. Contemporary quarterbinding. 21cm. Ex lib. No Jacket. French text.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. 1st ed. Hardcover. photos (some color), illustrations, index, viii, 373p. Original black boards. dj. Cover slightly warped.
London: Valentine, Mitchell, (1956). 1st ed. Hardcover. index, xvii, 154p. Original cloth. dj. 22cm. Jacket browned and somewhat soiled. Former owner's name.