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THE SOUTHERN GATES OF ARABIA
Written by Freya Stark; Sara Wheeler.
Stock no. 2129247
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2014. Fine condition.

A journey in the Hadhramaut. Blue cloth wi8th silver titles. B/w photographic onlay to front cover. B/w photos. Introduction by Wheeler. Maps by Kevin Freeborn. This title was first published by John Murray in 1936. This edition follows the text of the reprint in December 1936, with minor emendations. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
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THESIGER IN ARABIA (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Wilfred Thesiger.
Stock no. 1817160
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition.

Arabian Sands and The Marsh Arabs. Brown cloth, gilt title to spines. Brown pictorial boards. B/w photos. Contained in publisher's slipcase which has a few marks.
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THE HOLY LAND, SYRIA, IDUMEA & ARABIA AND EGYPT AND NUBIA (2 VOLUMES)
Written by David Roberts.
Stock no. 2129192
Published by Folio Society. 2014. Fine condition.

Large format. Red decorated cloth, gilt titles. Stunning colour illustrations. The material printed in these two volumes was original meant to be in three. Volumes are in stunning condition! Slip cases have some scuff marks and wear.
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THE ROAD TO OXIANA
Written by Robert Byron. Illustrated by Robert Byron.
Stock no. 2128814
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Slightly better than very good condition.

Vivid blue decorative cloth. B/w photos by the author. The author's journey to Afghanistan, 1933-1934. Pale browning to spine. Couple of tiny marks to prelims. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
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ELUSIVE VICTORY: THE ARAB-ISRAELI WARS, 1947-1974
Written by Trevor Nevitt Dupuy.
Stock no. 1816846
Published by Macdonald and Jane's. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A richly documented, authoritative, and impartial history of the war-torn Middle East. White cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and maps. xxv and 669 pages. ISBN: 0356080900. Text block slightly grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper lightly rubbed at edges.
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ARABIA SAND SEA SKY
Written by Michael McKinnon.
Stock no. 2128285
Published by BBC Books. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Dark orange boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 0563361069. Wrapper spine faded; couple of tiny chips.
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THE ASSASSINS
Written by Bernard Lewis.
Stock no. 2128217
Published by Folio Society. 2005. Fine condition.

A Radical Sect in Islam. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine, illustration to front. Colour plates. xii and 242 pages. A few small bumps to edges of slip case.
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A FIELD GUIDE TO THE WADERS OF BRITAIN AND EUROPE WITH NORTH AFRICA AND THE MIDDLE EAST
Written by Peter Colston. Illustrated by Philip Burton.
Stock no. 2127741
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1988. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. A detailed study of an absorbing group. Over 300 paintings in colour; 100 drawings and maps. ISBN: 0340399368. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author.
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WHITE KNEES BROWN KNEES SUEZ CANAL ZONE 1951-1954 THE FORGOTTEN YEARS
Written by Douglas J. Findlay.
Stock no. 2127199
Published by Discover Press. 1st 2003. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. 287 pages. ISBN: 0905389018. SIGNED by author, with dedication to previous owner to title page. Brown mark to front endpaper/pastedown. Bumping to spine and corners. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of tiny tears.
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LAWRENCE IN ARABIA: WAR, DECEIT, IMPERIAL FOLLY AND THE MAKING OF THE MODERN MIDDLE EAST
Written by Scott Anderson.
Stock no. 1816393
Published by Atlantic Books. Circa 2014. Slightly better than very good condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The story of one of the most epic and consequential periods of the twentieth century. Black boards, red title to spine. Red endpapers. B/w plates. ISBN: 9781782391999. 4th printing. A few bumps to board edges.
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BEHIND THE LAWRENCE LEGEND: THE FORGOTTEN FEW WHO SHAPED THE ARAB REVOLT
Written by Philip Walker.
Stock no. 1816390
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2018. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

T.E. Lawrence became world-famous as 'Lawrence of Arabia' during the Arab Revolt of 1916-18. This is the compelling story of the unsung band of officers and spies who made the legend possible. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780198802273.
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THE BOY IN THE MASK: THE HIDDEN WORLD OF LAWRENCE OF ARABIA
Written by Dick Benson-Gyles.
Stock no. 1816389
Published by The Lilliput Press. 1st 2016. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A biography. Orange boards, black title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781843516569.
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