(c. 1981). Hardcover. Vol. 3 only. photos (some color), illustrations, maps, 479p. plus (4)p. Arabic text. Cloth. dj. 28cm. One volume published yearly. Vol. 3 covers some insects, birds and mammals.
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(c. 1979). Hardcover. Vol. 1 only. photos (some color), illustrations, maps, 372p. plus (19)p. Arabic text. Cloth. dj. 28cm. One volume published yearly. Vol. 1 covers some insects and other arthropods.
Eugene, Oregon: Organization of Arab Studewnts in the U.S. and Canada and the Gulf Solidarity Committee, 1975. Paperback. map, 32p. Original wrapper. 22cm. Some wear and a couple of creases. Torture and repression.
Jeddah: Tihama; London: Europa, (c. 1978). 2nd ed. Hardcover. index, xvi, 309p. dj. 23cm. A rather uncommon Who's Who.
Zurich: First Azimuth Ltd, (1978). Hardcover. Introduction by Prince Saud Al Faisal. Consists almost entirely of high quality color photos with only brief captions. Original black cloth. dj. 34cm. SIGNED on title-page by Azzi.
Frankfurt am Main: Institute for the History of Arabic-Islamic Science, 1995. Hardcover. ix, 439p. 24cm. No Jacket. The Islamic World in Foreign Travel Accounts (series), Volume 44. Added title-page in Arabic at end. Reprint, limited to 80 copies, of the 1830 edition published in London.
London: Kegan Paul, 1878. 1st ed. Hardcover. folding map, xvi, 395, p. plus p. publisher's advertisements dated 1,78. Original red cloth with beveled edges which has been rebacked with most of original backstrip mounted. Cloth worn through at corners. Minor foxing. Bookplate (Buddle Atkinson).
London: Kegan Paul, 1879. 1st ed. Hardcover. 2 vols. 16 plates (6 of which are colored lithographic plates, including the frontises), folding map, xxviii, 338, vii, 319p. Original plum-colored cloth. 22cm. Internal library marking (Garrett Biblical Institute). Recent owner's bookplate in each volume. Penzer did not note this variant binding...
London: Hutchinson & Co., 1901. 1st ed. Hardcover. frontis (portrait), ills, xiii, 313p. Original cloth. 21cm. Hinges reinforced with binder's tape. Bookplate. Backstrip faded and scuffed. Minor cover soil. No Jacket. Edited by W. H. Wilkins.
London: Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1855-1856. 1st ed. Hardcover. 3 vols. 3 folding maps and plans, 15 plates (including 5 chromos and 8 single-tint lithos). Original blue cloth. 23cm. Backstrips darkened and showing some wear at ends. Front free endpaper pasted down in Vol. I. Burton's compelling account of...
Leipzig: Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1874. Hardcover. 3 vols. frontis (sketch-map), index, xx, 274, vi, 294, [vi], 270p. Rebound (not recently) in plain blue cloth. 15cm. Corners lightly bumped and there is a touch of fraying here and there along extremities. Half-titles present. Circular stamp on half-title in Vol. I: "The Colonial...
New York: Devin-Adair Company, 1960. 2nd printing. Hardcover. photos, map (on endpapers), x, 206p. Original turquoise cloth. dj. 21cm. Jacket has modest rubbing and wear. SIGNED by Butler.
New York: National Travel Club, (c. 1937). Hardcover. 334p. Original black cloth. dj. 22cm. Jacket chipped at head of backstrip and moderately worn.
London: Allen & Unwin, (1951). 2nd ed. Hardcover. frontis, photos, illustrations, index, 664p. 5 (of 8) folding maps and 6 genealogical charts in pocket strap inside back cover. Original cloth. dj. (some chipping). 23cm. Jacket has a chip at base of backstrip and some other relatively minor wear. Every copy...
New York: Random House, 1937. New and Definitive edition. Hardcover. 2 vols. frontises, illustrations, 2 folding maps, index, 674, 696p. Original cloth. Stiff card slipcase. Slipcase has some chipping and a split along one joint has been reglued. Previous owner's bookplate in each volume. No Jackets (as published). An attractive...
Austin: University of Texas Press, (1990). 1st ed. Hardcover. photos, map, index, xxxii, 380p. Original black cloth. dj. 26cm. Review sheet laid in.
London: Darf, 1984. Hardcover. 2 vols. lxxxiii, 357, 509p. Hardcover. djs. 22cm. Cover bumped. This two-volume reprint of the 1844 edition appears to have been issued without the pocket maps found in the original.
London: Garnet Publishing, (1993). Hardcover. folding map, v, xi, 414p. dj. 24cm. Reprint of the rare 1857 edition with a New Introduction (2 1/2p.) by Robin Bidwell.
New York: Stokes, (c. 1904). 1st Amer. ed. Hardcover. frontis, maps (2 folding, one of which is inside back cover), photos, xiii, 359p. Original green cloth. 19cm. Extremities rubbed. Ends of backstrip and corners frayed. Bookplate. No Jacket. At head of title: The Story of Exploration.
London: Alston River, 1905. 1st British ed. Hardcover. frontis, maps (one inside back cover), photos, xv, 359p. Original green cloth. 23cm. Ends of backstrip and corners rubbed. Endpaper browned. No Jacket. From the John R. Willis Collection with his bookplate (as well as an earlier one) on endpaper.
Tunis: 1948. 76p. Original wrapper. 25cm. Text moderately browned. Recent label mounted on front identifying this as coming from the library of H. A. R. Gibb. French text. Publications de l'Institut des Belles Lettres Arabes, 14. Supplement a la Revue IBLA, tome XI (1948).
Louvain: Publications Universitaires & Institut Orientaliste, 1952. 1st ed. Paperback. 2 maps 26 plates (plus one unnumbered page of photos), xix, 252p. Original wrapper. 27cm. Some chipping on backstrip. INSCRIBED on front cover by Wendell Phillips, President of the Foundation which sponsored Jamme's work at Timna.
New York: Praeger, (c. 1957). 1st Amer. ed. Hardcover. photos, index, ix, 270p. dj. 22cm. Jacket has some browning and edge-wear.
Paris: Charavay, Mantoux, Martin Librairie d'Education de la Jeunesse, n.d. [ca. 1898]. Hardcover. illustrations, 314p. Original red cloth. Front cover rather ornately decorated. 31cm. Text moderately browned. From the John R. Willis Collection of Africana (although this is not African) with his bookplate on the endpaper. French text. Fiction.
New York: American Universities Field Staff, (c. 1972). 1st ed. Hardcover. frontis (map), 79p. Cloth. dj. 22cm.