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Palestine and Syria with routes through Mesopotamia and Babylonia and the Island of Cyprus, Baedeker, Karl
1 Baedeker, Karl Palestine and Syria with routes through Mesopotamia and Babylonia and the Island of Cyprus
Leipzig, Germany Karl Baedeker 1912 Fifth Edition Stiff Card Covers Very Good 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Remodelled and Augmented edition with 21 maps, 56 plans, and a panarama of Jerusalem. Previous owner's details inside cover. A very good example with light signs of shelf life and sunning to spine - 462 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 300.00 GBP
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A Poor Man's Riches, Bright, Pamela
2 Bright, Pamela A Poor Man's Riches
London MacGibbon & Kee 1966 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
An account of the work of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for refugees in Palestine. Researched by an author who has travelled extensively in the Middle East and who writes sympathetically of the difficulties she found, of the age-old suspicion of Arab and Jew, of patterns of life that have hardly changed in a thousand years, and the way in which the UNRWA is trying tohelp. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear - 210 pages. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Essential Jerusalem, Cashman, Greer Fay
3 Cashman, Greer Fay Essential Jerusalem
Hampshire AA 1991 074950093X / 9780749500931 Paper Back Near Fine 
128pp. Red card covers. Illustrated throughout in colour. A practical, informative reference guide to travelling around Jerusalem. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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Travels in Arabia Deserta, Doughty, Charles M.
4 Doughty, Charles M. Travels in Arabia Deserta
London Jonathan Cape 1926 Omnibus Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
With a new preface by the author, introduction by T.E. Lawrence, and all original maps, plans, & illustrations. Reprinted thin-paper edition in one volume, complete and unabridged. Generally clean copy with some odd light foxing. Binding a little loose. Rubbing to boards and some wear & tear to spine ends and splitting to spine strip where it meets the front board. Repaired tear to margin of fold out map at rear. 
Price: 42.50 GBP
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Israel: The First Forty Years, Frankel, William (editor)
5 Frankel, William (editor) Israel: The First Forty Years
London Thames & Hudson 1987 0500541272 / 9780500541272 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
The epic story of Israel's first forty years with classic photographs conveying the essence of its history.Introduction by Abba Eban. 184 duotone illustrations. Large format hardback - 200 pages including index. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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In the Steps of Lawrence of Arabia, Glen, Douglas
6 Glen, Douglas In the Steps of Lawrence of Arabia
London Rich and Cowan 1939 First Edition Hard Cover Good + Fair 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
The author is able to estimate the extraordinary achievements, the fortitude and the brilliance of Lawrence. Good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w which shows wear & tear and some loss. Some light spotting to page edges. Previous owner's details to ffep. Includes 32 illustrations. 320 pages including index plus attached fold-out map inside rear cover. 
Price: 32.50 GBP
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Syria and Lebanon, Gockel Wolfgand & Bruns Helga
7 Gockel Wolfgand & Bruns Helga Syria and Lebanon
Nelles Verlag GmbH.,Germany 1998 3886181057 / 9783886181056 First Edition Card Covers Very Good 8vo 
Previous owner's name on title page. A travel guide with 134 colour photos and 26 maps. 254pp. A very good clean copy. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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By Order Of The Shah, Hay, H. W. & Sidney
8 Hay, H. W. & Sidney By Order Of The Shah
London Cassell 1937 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo 
Good, square hardback - 340 pages including index plus dozens of b/w illustrations of old Iran plus map endpapers. Black cloth with gilt lettering and crest to spine. Light wear to spine ends and some bubbling to cloth of rear board and spine strip. Generally clean with spotting to edges and endpapers. Previous owner has inserted a newspaper cutting of a cartoon between two of the front endpapers, which have over time discoloured the pages. Hard to find first edition of this early travel book. 
Price: 187.50 GBP
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Arabia and the Isles, Ingrams, Harold
9 Ingrams, Harold Arabia and the Isles
London John Murray 1966 Third Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Enlarged edition with a new introduction covering recent developments in Southwest Arabia. Foreword by Sir Bernard Reilly. Clean, square hardback - 400 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 32.50 GBP
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Eothen, Kinglake, Alexander William
10 Kinglake, Alexander William Eothen
London Heron 1970 Leatherette Near Fine 8vo 
The log of the author's journey, made when he was 25, through Turkey, Palestine, across the Desert of Sinai into Egypt and finally to Damascaus and Lebanon, which when published was an instant success. A clean, crisp hardback in blue leatherette boards with ornate gilt decoration and lettering. 315 pages. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Jerusalem : Seine Geschichte in vier Jahrtausenden, Kollek, Teddy and Pearlman, Moshe
11 Kollek, Teddy and Pearlman, Moshe Jerusalem : Seine Geschichte in vier Jahrtausenden
Tel Aviv, Israel Steimatzky's Agency 1976 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to 
Text in GERMAN. Clean, bright copy - 282 pages plus register. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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Israel Tourguide, Lewensohn, Abraham
12 Lewensohn, Abraham Israel Tourguide
Tel Aviv Tourguide Ltd 1979 Second Edition Paper Back Reading Copy 
Tour guide with road maps and city maps. Spine has reading creases and has been repaired with tape to bottom edge. Covers have minor creases. Small stain to top edge. Internally clean. A good working copy. 600pp. Includes over 1800 towns, villages and places to visit with the story of each place and its tourist facilities. Sectional full colour road maps. City maps. etc 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Milk and Honey : Israel Explored (SIGNED COPY), Mikes, George
13 Mikes, George Milk and Honey : Israel Explored (SIGNED COPY)
London Wingate 1950 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good - 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Bentley, Nicolas Signed by Author
Clean, bright copy SIGNED by the author to ffep : George Mikes .. Christmas 1950. Price-clipped d/w shows some signs of wear & tear and minor loss. 160 pages including glossary. 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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Collins Illustrated Guide to Egypt, Morkot, Robert  [editor]
14 Morkot, Robert [editor] Collins Illustrated Guide to Egypt
London Collins 1989 0002152274 / 9780002152273 First Edition Soft Cover Near Fine 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Nomachi, Kazuyoshi (photography) 
Provides an essential introduction to one of the world's most fascinating travel destination and it's rich, 5,000 year-old civilization. Unread paperback with slightest signs of storage - 319 pages including index of places. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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People of Old Jerusalem, Papas
15 Papas People of Old Jerusalem
London Collikns 1980 0002116367 / 9780002116367 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Celebrated artist William Papas spent three months in Israel getting to know and experience its daily life, and meeting and sketching its people. A very good clean hardback in price-clipped dustwrapper. Gift inscription to front endpaper. Unpaginated. 
Price: 27.50 GBP
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Arabian Travellers, Trench, Richard
16 Trench, Richard Arabian Travellers
London Papermac 1987 0333437489 / 9780333437483 First Paperback Edition Card Covers Very Good + 4to 
Tells the fascinating story of the Europeans who managed to penetrate the 'huge white blot', from the earliest adventurers such as Joseph Pitts to the great twentieth-century explorers. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean, bright, large format paperback - 224 pages including index. Foreword by Wilfred Thesiger. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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