Washington: Information Office, Embassy of the State of Kuwait, n.d. [ca. 1993 for both]. Paperback. Two separate items. First item: 31p. Original wrapper. 22cm. Second item: 10p. Original wrapper. 22cm. Identified, respectively, on covers as No.1 and No. 2.
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London: W. H. Allen & Co., 1882. Second Edition, with Map and Appendix. Hardcover. folding map (as frontis), folding table, 95p. plus a total of  pages of publisher's advertisements dated July, 1882. Original cloth. 25cm. Light cover wear and just a touch of fraying of cloth at corners. We...
London: Joseph Masters, 1852. 1st ed. Hardcover. 2 vols. illustrations (including 11 tinted plates, two frontises, and 2 linen folding maps), index (to Vol. I but not Vol. II), xxiv, 448, xiii, 426p. plus 52p. publisher's catalog dated October, 1851. Original purple cloth. 23cm. Backstrip faded to brown. Splitting along...
Leipzig: Karl Baedeker, 1912. 5th edition. Hardcover. numerous maps and plans (many folding or double-page), index, civ, 462p. Original red cloth. 16cm. Joints rubbed. Backstrip slightly faded. Modest age-toning. No jacket.
Piscataway, N.J. Gorgias Press, 2003. Hardcover. frontis, illustrations, map, xviii, 537p. dj. 24cm. Reprinted from a copy of the 1894 London Third Edition.
London: Cassell, 1919. Hardcover. Candler, Edmund, 1874-1926. On the Edge of the World. London: Cassell, 1919. frontis, photos, index, 278p. Cloth. 21cm. Minor warping. No Jacket. Nanga Parbat, the Khyber Pass, etc. with a couple of chapters on Mesopotamia.
London: Cassell, 1919. 1st ed. Hardcover. frontis, photos, index, 278p. Cloth. 21cm. Cover slightly bowing. Spine sloped. Backstrip rubbed. No Jacket. Nanga Parbat, the Khyber Pass, etc. with a couple of chapters on Mesopotamia (Iraq).
New York: Greenwood Press, (1969). Hardcover. 2 vols. illustrations, folding maps, index, xxvii, 799, xvi, 778p. Original brown cloth. 24cm. Minor foxing and wear. No Jackets (as published). Reprint of the 1850 London edition. The maps contained in the separate atlas volume of the 1850 edition have been bound into...
New York: Frank Maurice, 1926. 1st Amer. ed. Hardcover. frontis, maps, photos, 320p. Original cloth. Cover unevenly faded. Edge of front pastedown ragged. Former owner's name. No Jacket. Focused on Mesopotamia (Iraq).
Berkeley: University of California Press, (c. 1988). 1st ed. Hardcover. index, xiv, 327p. Original cloth. dj. 23cm. Near Fine/Near Fine.
Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Company, 1975. Paperback. facsimiles, 117p. Original wrapper. dj. 26cm. Verhandelingen der Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen, afd. Letterkunde Nieuwe Reeks, Deel 89. Aristoteles Semitico-Latinus, Prolegomena et Parerga I. German text. Hunain [spelled variously] ibn Ishaq was a brilliant ninth-century translator of Greek scientific works.
London: Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland, (c. 1967). 1st ed. Hardcover. frontis, photos, folding map, xii, 88p. Hardcover. 22cm. No Jacket. Prize Publication Fund, Vol. XXI. Observations about the Yazidis and their religion based on the author's observations between about 1931 and 1940.
London: Murray, 1851. 1st ed. Hardcover. frontis, illustrations (only 1 folding plate), xvi, 368p. Contemporary 1/2 leather. 21cm. Covers heavily scuffed. Lacks title-label on backstrip. Former owner's inscription and a later bookplate. Contents slightly age-toned but otherwise sound and clean. Defective -- lacks one of the folding plates.
Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, 1972. Paperback. This volume only (of 2). xxii, 158p. Softcover. 23cm. A second volume was published in 1976.
Paris: Bloud et Gay, n.d. [Avertissement dated 1917]. Paperback. 108p. Softcover. 19cm. Spine sloped. Upper portion of backstrip torn and reglued. Some browning and soiling. Publications du Comite Catholique de Propagande Francaise a l'Etranger. French text.
Edinburgh: William Blackwood, 1896. 1st ed. Hardcover. frontis, photos, folding map, index, xii, 335p. Old 1/2 leather (streaked green cloth with leather backstrip and corners). 21cm. Backstrip sunned to brown. Modest shelf wear. Bookplate.
Baghdad: Printed at the Government Press, 1943. Paperback. photo and 3 plans (all grainy), 9p. Original stapled wrapper. 17cm. Cover fading around edges.
Baghdad: Printed at the Government Press, 1943. Paperback. 4 grainy photos amd plans, 11p. Original stapled wrapper. 17cm.
New York: Carlton & Phillips, 1853. Hardcover. map, 211p. Contemporary quarterbinding. 15cm. Head of backstrip chipped. Foxing.
London: Macmillan and Co., 1914. 1st ed. Hardcover. color frontis, photos and illustrations (a few color), folding map, index, xviii, 335p. Original blue cloth. 24cm. Corner bumped. Spine slightly sloped. Internal library markings (with discard stamp). No Jacket.
Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society, 1944. 1st ed. Hardcover. frontis, photos, index, xiv, 125p. Original blue cloth. 24cm. Cover has minor discoloration and substantial scuffing. Contents sound. No Jacket. American Philosophical Society. Memoirs. Volume 21, 1944.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1950. 1st ed. Hardcover. This part only. xx, 49p. plus 118 black & white plates. Original cloth. 28cm. Minor cover soil. Brief cuneiform inscription on endpaper. No Jacket.
Dresden: Gerhard Kuhtmann, 1911. [1st ed.?]. photos & illustrations, viii, 200p. Rebound in modern purple buckram. 27cm. Title-leaf in facsimile. German text.
London: John Murray, 1856. Hardcover. frontis, illustrations (5 folding), xxiii, 360p. Contemporary leather. 19cm. Cover scuffed. Bookplate. Prize inscription.
Le Caire: Imprimerie de l'Institut Francais d'Archeologie Orientale, 1956. Paperback. 4 plates, pp. 7-32. Original wrapper. 25cm. A couple of vertical creases. Recent label mounted on front cover identifying this as coming from the library of H. A. R. Gibb. INSCRIBED (but not signed) on front cover: "Sir Hamilton Gibb...