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Afghanistan Rising: Islamic Law and Statecraft between the Ottoman and British Empires

By: Ahmed, Faiz

Price: $21.07

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 2017

Seller ID: 119278

ISBN: 0674971949

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 430 pages. View more info

Anatolia I: from the Beginnings to the End of the 2nd Millennium B.C. Archaeologia Mundi

By: Alkim, U. Bahadir; James Hogarth (Translator)

Price: $9.12

Publisher: World Publishing: 1968

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 119942

ISBN: B000NUUQBU

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 279 pages. View more info

East Jerusalem the Current Planning Situation: A Survey of Municipal Plans and Planning Policy

By: Arnon, Udi

Price: $63.79

Publisher: Jerusalem, Ir Shalem - Jerusalem: 1997

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 110943

ISBN: B01AXQI9LM

Condition: Very Good


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Writing on cover. 57 pages. With aerial photograhy. The research presented in this study relates to the planning situation in East Jerusalem after thirty years of Israeli rule. Statutory planning has far-reaching ramifications for the possibilities open to individual residents regarding building (whether or not they may build, and according to what conditions). It also determines the character of the public domain. Thirty years of planning have left an indelible mark on the geography and demography of East Jerusalem. View more info

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Sinuhe, the Bible, and the Patriarchs (Czech Institute Monographs)

By: Barta, Miroslav

Price: $91.15

Publisher: Czech Institute of Egyptology: 2003

Inscription: Signed by Author on Title page with Presentatio

Seller ID: 119587

ISBN: 8086277313

Condition: Good+


Signed by Author on Title page with Presentation notation, with date. Light general wear. Previous owner name written on half-title page. A faint circular coffee mug stain on front cover. 285 pages. View more info

The A.B.C. of Zionist Policy No. 1 Spring, 1945

By: Ben-Gurion, David

Price: $136.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Habonim, Labor Zionist Youth: 1945

Seller ID: 100279

ISBN: B0007I02PS

Condition: Very Good


No. 1 Spring, 1945. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Some darkening along margins of front cover. 32 pages. David Ben-Gurion was the first Prime Minister of Israel. Ben-Gurion's passion for Zionism, which began early in life, culminated in his instrumental role in the founding of the state of Israel. After leading Israel to victory in the 1948 Arab-Israeli War, Ben-Gurion helped build the state institutions and oversaw the absorption of vast numbers of Jews from all over the world. Posthumously, Ben-Gurion was named one of Time Magazine's 100 Most Important People of the 20th Century... View more info

The House of Ptolemy: A History of Hellenistic Egypt Under the Ptolemaic Dynasty

By: Bevan, Edwyn R.

Price: $91.20

Publisher: Ares Publishers: 1985

Seller ID: 122090

ISBN: 089005536X

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 409 pages. View more info

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Looking for Dilmun

By: Bibby, Geoffrey

Price: $24.01

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1969

Seller ID: 121356

ISBN: 0905743903

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 276 pages. View more info

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The Worst-Kept Secret: Israel's Bargain with the Bomb

By: Cohen, Avner

Price: $18.24

Publisher: Columbia University Press: 2012

Inscription: Signed by Author on Title page .

Seller ID: 122207

ISBN: 0231136994

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by Author on Title page. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 370 pages. View more info

Slaves on Horses The evolution of the Islamic polity

By: Crone

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2003

Seller ID: 124790

ISBN: 0521529409

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 302 pages. View more info

Meccan Trade and the Rise of Islam

By: Crone, Patricia

Price: $66.94

Publisher: Gorgias Pr Llc: 2004

Seller ID: 124841

ISBN: 1593331029

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 312 pages. View more info

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Harem: The World Behind the Veil

By: Croutier, Alev Lytle

Price: $11.39

Publisher: Bloomsbury Pub Ltd: 1989

Seller ID: 111161

ISBN: 0896599035

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 224 pages. Explores life in the world's harems, from the Middle Ages to the early twentieth century, focusing on the fabled and ever-mysterious Seraglio of Topkapi Palace as a paradigm for all. 125 illustrations. View more info

Wanderings in Arabia: Being an Abridgement of Travels in Arabia Deserta Volume I

By: Doughty, Charles M.

Price: $13.63

Publisher: New York, NY, Thomas Seltzer: 1924

Seller ID: 83512

ISBN: B00085RSDE

Condition: Good


Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Volume 1 only of 2 volumes. Moderate general wear. 309 pages. View more info

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Reflections of Paradise: Silks and Tiles from Ottoman Bursa

By: Ertug, Ahmet

Price: $269.04

Publisher: Milano, Italy, Ahmet Ertug & Ahmet Kocabiyik: 1995

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 116875

ISBN: B000W7LOC4

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Has slipcase. 247 pages. View more info

Gaza a History

By: Filiu, Jean-Pierre

Price: $40.52

Publisher: C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd: 2014

Seller ID: 112519

ISBN: 1849044015

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 422 pages. View more info

Romance of a Harem

By: Forestier-Walker, Clarence

Price: $17.78

Publisher: Hogarth Press: 1929

Seller ID: 109116

ISBN: B004HEIO08

Condition: Good+


Moderate general wear. 271 pages. View more info

Romance of a Harem

By: Forestier-Walker, Clarence

Price: $17.78

Publisher: New York, NY, Hogarth Press: 1929

Seller ID: 118727

ISBN: B004HEIO08

Condition: Good+


Moderate general wear. 271 pages. View more info

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Eyes in Gaza

By: Gilbert, Mads; Erik Fosse; Guy Puzey (Translator); Frank Stewart (Translator); Noam Chomsky (Foreword)

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Quartet Books Ltd: 2013

Seller ID: 114407

ISBN: 0704372738

Condition: Good+


Previous owner inscription on front end page. 366 pages. View more info

Excavations at the City of David 1978-1985 Maps Volume VIIA Area E: Stratigraphy and Architecture Plans. Qedem 53

By: Groot, Alon De; Hannah Bernick-Greenberg

Price: $27.31

Publisher: Jerusalem, Israel, Institute of Archaeology: 2012

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 119609

ISBN: xxxxxxx126

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Maps. Maps. View more info

Sipurah shel HIúefah: E+ir ha-Karmel. The Saga of Haifa; City of Carmel

By: Hecht, Rei^Uben R

Price: $26.45

Publisher: Shikmonah: 1968

Seller ID: 70077

ISBN: B001HV8W3I

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has edge wear, long tears. 264 pages. View more info

Selections from Herodotus

By: Herodotus, Amy L. Barbour (Notes, Ed)

Price: $60.33

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press: 1963

Seller ID: 83659

ISBN: B000K1WLO2

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has edge wear, short tears. Has bookplate. 388 pages. View more info

Neo-Babylonian Trial Records (Writings from the Ancient World)

By: Holtz, Shalom E.

Price: $20.05

Publisher: Society of Biblical Literature: 2014

Seller ID: 120691

ISBN: 1589839439

Condition: Good


Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Some general wear. 272 pages. View more info

Mahomet and His Successors Volume One

By: Irving, Washington

Price: $36.43

Publisher: New York, NY, GP Putnam's Sons: 1896

Seller ID: 76433

ISBN: B001ODTXYQ

Condition: Very Good


Volume 1 only. Green cloth, elaborate gold decor, top page edges gold gilt. Light general wear. Small previous owner ink stamp. 424 pages. View more info

A Portrait of Lady Hester: from Alexander William Kinglake's Eothen

By: Kinglake, Alexander William; Robert Gibbings (Illust.)

Price: $159.60

Publisher: Marborough, UK, Libanus Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 119393

ISBN: 0948021047

Condition: Very Fine


With illustrations by Robert Gibbings. This copy is no. 44. Black leather spine, boards gray paper with repeated Gibbings engraving. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. Has slipcase. Includes the side portfolio, with seven plates of Robert Gibbings engravings. 31 pages. This edition is limited to three hundred copies printed in 12 pt Monotype Bodoni italic on damped BFK Rives rag paper. Copies 1- 50, bound in quarter leather, have an extra set of prints on Japanese hand-made paper. Copies 51-300 are bound in linen & board; bindings by Smith Settle. View more info

Kuwait in World Maps: Facts and Documents ( Kuwait Documents Project )

By: Kuwait Foundation For The Advancement Of Sciences

Price: $25.40

Publisher: Kuwait, Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences: 1992

Seller ID: 16240

ISBN: B001303Y9A

Condition: Very Good


Collection of maps from the libraries of the World, showing Kuwait's independant existence throughout History. Unpaginated, approx. 170 pages. Beautiful, detailed, full-color maps. Clean throughout ! View more info

Deprivation and the socio-economic gap in Israel

By: Liron, Yocheved

Price: $16.28

Publisher: Israel Economist: 1973

Seller ID: 104462

ISBN: B0006CVE84

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 268 pages. View more info

To Orama Tis Ionias 1919-1922 (Greek Edition) 'Ionian Vision, Greece in Asia Minor'

By: Llewellyn, Smith Michael

Price: $36.43

Publisher: Athens, Greece, Morfotiko Idryma Ethnikis Trapezis: 2004

Seller ID: 117914

ISBN: 9602502495

Condition: Fine


In Greek. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 679 pages. With illustrations. View more info

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Istanbul City of Seven Hills: A Photographic Journey Through Byzantine and Ottoman Monuments

By: Mango, Cyril; Coordinated by Ahmet Ertug

Price: $177.84

Publisher: Milano, Italy, Ertug & Kocabiyik: 1994

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 116873

ISBN: B00D8EGNO2

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Has Near Fine slipcase. Spine slightly faded. Has bookplate. 179 pages. View more info

The Source of It All: Keren Kayemeth Leisrael

By: Mann, Izi

Price: $36.47

Publisher: Yedioth Ahronoth: 2002

Seller ID: 94160

ISBN: 965511368X

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 204 pages. View more info

The Death of the Lake Sheerat Ha'agam Hagovayah

By: Merom, Peter

Price: $17.64

Publisher: Tel-Aviv, Israel, Davar: 1961

Seller ID: 71414

ISBN: B0020O4LLI

Condition: Very Good


Poetically chronicles the draining of Lake Huleh in Galilee. Nice Firm copy ! Previous owner gift note. View more info

The drama of Jewish history

By: Namiat, Rebecca M

Price: $26.35

Publisher: n/a: 1954

Seller ID: 104081

ISBN: B0007DS55W

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 138 pages. View more info

First Genocide of the 20th Century: The Story of the Armenian Massacres in Text and Pictures

By: Nazer, James; Ed.

Price: $22.80

Publisher: New York, NY, T & T Publishing, Inc.: 1968

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 124632

ISBN: B000WSWWII

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 159 pages. View more info

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They Called Me Mustafa: Memoir of an Immigrant

By: Pilibosian, Khachadoor; Pilibosian, Helene

Price: $45.50

Publisher: Ohan Pr: 1992

Seller ID: 107365

ISBN: 1929966016

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 84 pages. View more info

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They Called Me Mustafa: Memoir of an Immigrant

By: Pilibosian, Khachadoor; Pilibosian, Helene

Price: $45.50

Publisher: Ohan Pr: 1992

Seller ID: 113659

ISBN: 1929966016

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 84 pages. View more info

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Mesopotamian Civilization : The Material Foundations

By: Potts, D. T.

Price: $65.90

Publisher: Cornell University Press: 1997

Seller ID: 119114

ISBN: 0801433398

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 340 pages. View more info

History of the People of Israel From the Reign of David Up to the Capture of Samaria

By: Renan, Ernest

Price: $62.02

Publisher: Boston, MA, Roberts Brothers: 1889

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 117909

ISBN: B0027J55XE

Condition: Very Good


Dark blue cloth, gold lettering on spine, top page ends gold, dull green endpapers. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Small chip missing from inmost spine. Text pages excellent. 455 pages. View more info

The First Crusade and the Foundation of the Kingdom of Jerusalem (A History of the Crusades Volume I)

By: Runciman, Steven

Price: $36.43

Publisher: The Folio Society: 1996

Edition: 5th Printing.

Seller ID: 88724

ISBN: B006ZKZK86

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. No slipcase. 316 pages. View more info

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Refugees unto the Third Generation: UN Aid to Palestinians (Contemporary Issues in the Middle East)

By: Schiff, Benjamin

Price: $21.85

Publisher: Syracuse University Press: 1995

Seller ID: 114398

ISBN: 0815625898

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 337 pages. View more info

The First Photographs of Jerusalem, the New City

By: Schiller, Ely Ed.

Price: $35.57

Publisher: Jerusalem, Israel, Ariel Publishing: 1979

Seller ID: 124497

ISBN: B0013GNQ2Y

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 204 pages. View more info

The Jaulan: Surveyed for the German Society for the Exploration of the Holy Land

By: Schumacher, G.

Price: $109.44

Publisher: London, UK, Richard Bentley and Son: 1888

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 119600

ISBN: xxxxxxx125

Condition: Very Good


Brown leather spine and board tips, mauve boards, all page ends have marbled paper pattern. Has frontispiece folding map in very good condition. With all the original maps and illustrations. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Has bookplate. Minor foxing on endpapers and some maps. 304 pages. View more info

Love, Ruhi;: Letters from an Israeli teenager to her American friend during the Yom Kippur War, September-October 1973,

By: Shimoni, Rachel

Price: $10.85

Publisher: FOCUS/Midwest Pub. Co: 1974

Seller ID: 104479

ISBN: 091453601X

Condition: Good+


Moderate general wear. View more info

Letters from Syria. With portraits and a map

By: Stark, Freya Madeline

Price: $41.04

Publisher: London, UK, John Murray: 1942

Seller ID: 116521

ISBN: B002AESPL0

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 194 pages. View more info

Three Apples Fell from Heaven: Armenian Tales Retold

By: Tashjian, Virginia A.

Price: $18.19

Publisher: New York, NY, Little Brown & Co: 1971

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 124629

ISBN: 0316832316

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 78 pages. View more info

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The Jerusalem Delivered Of Torquato Tasso

By: Tasso, Torquato; Wiffen,J.H. (Bio.); Devey, John (Bio. Postscript 1854); Hinchliff, J. ; Williams, S. (Illustrators)

Price: $164.11

Publisher: London, UK, Henry G.Bohn: 1854

Edition: 5th Edition.

Seller ID: 98280

ISBN: B000KFTEXY

Condition: Fine


9 full-page engravings on steel by J. Hinchliff, including a frontispiece portrait of Tasso. 22 in text engravings on wood by S. Williams. Deluxe binding, 5-ribbed Green leather spine and board tips, gold decorations on spine, green cloth boards with gold rule borders, pastel marbled endpapers, top page ends gold gilt. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. hinges excellent. No foxing. 500 pages. Jerusalem Delivered (La Gerusalemme liberata) is an epic poem by the Italian poet Torquato Tasso first published in 1581, which tells a largely mythified version of the First Crusade in which Catholic knigh... View more info

Petra and the Lost Kingdom of the Nabataeans

By: Taylor, Jane

Price: $85.73

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 2002

Seller ID: 124430

ISBN: 0674008499

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 224 pages. View more info

Arabian Sands: The Great Classic of Desert Literature

By: Thesiger, Wilfred

Price: $19.78

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1984

Seller ID: 121355

ISBN: 0670130052

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Includes fold-out map. 347 pages. View more info

The Land and the Book; or Biblical Illustrations drawn from the Manners and Customs, the Scenes and Scenery of the Holy Land (2 Volumes)

By: Thomson, W. M.

Price: $72.91

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1859

Seller ID: 92113

ISBN: B00G5LHC6S

Condition: Good+


2 volumes complete! Leather spine and board tips. Marblelized paper covered boards, marblelized endpapers, top, side and bottom page edges marblelized. Illustrated with many engravings and one fold-out map of The Holy Land and Southern Syria. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Moderate general wear. Leather worn at spine ends and board tips. previous owner ink stamp 'bookplate' on front blank page. Volume 1 missing leather chip at spine bottom. Volume 2 has 2'' wide strip of clear scotch tape over leather spine top. Removal would damage surface. 557 + 614 pages. Detailed cultural account of 25 years exper... View more info

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Silks for the Sultans: Ottoman Imperial Garments from the Topkapi Palace

By: Wearden, Ahmet Ertug And Patricia Baker And Hulya Tezcan And Jennifer

Price: $360.24

Publisher: Milano, Italy, Ertug & Kocabiyik: 1996

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 116877

ISBN: B00282QBYM

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Black spine faded. Has bookplate. Has slipcase. 251 pages. View more info

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The Wilderness of Zin

By: Woolley, C. Leonard; Lawrence, T. E.

Price: $456.00

Publisher: Eisenbrauns: 2003

Seller ID: 119594

ISBN: 1575060779

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner name written on half-title page. 290 pages. View more info