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FIELD GUIDE TO THE WILD PLANTS OF OMAN
Written by Helen Pickering; Annette Patzelt.
Stock no. 1323035
Published by Kew Publishing. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Colour pictorial boards. Stunning colour photography throughout. ISBN: 9781842461778. Spine bumped. Slight wear to lower corners. Contents fine.

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FIELD GUIDE TO THE WILD PLANTS OF OMAN
Written by Helen Pickering; Annette Patzelt.
Stock no. 1323006
Published by Kew Publishing. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Colour pictorial boards. Stunning colour photography throughout. ISBN: 9781842461778. Very slight bumping to spine and corners. Contents fine.

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SAUDIA: SAUDIA ARABIAN AIRLINES: AN AIRLINE AND ITS AIRCRAFT
Written by R.E.G. Davies. Illustrated by Mike Machat.
Stock no. 2139591
Published by Paladwr Press. 1st USA 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. An Illustrated History of the Largest Airline in the Middle East. Colour and b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 096264837X. Wrapper has some light edge-creasing and browning.

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THE ASSASSINS: A RADICAL SECT IN ISLAM
Written by Bernard Lewis.
Stock no. 2139487
Published by Folio Society. 2006. Slightly better than very good condition.

Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine, illustration to front. Colour plates. xii and 242 pages. 3rd printing. Slip case is very good - bump with marks to one edge.

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THE LION AND THE GAZELLE
Written by P.N. Humphreys; E. Kahrom.
Stock no. 2139242
Published by Comma International Biological Systems. 1st 1995. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The mammals and birds of Iran. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0951397761. Bumping to spine, wear along cover edges. Name in ink to half-title page. Ink stamp to title page, some transfer to opposite page. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased, with a faded spine.

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REVOLT IN THE DESERT
Written by T.E. Lawrence. Illustrated by Edward Bawden.
Stock no. 2138176
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1986. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial cloth. B/w photos and illustrations. Gilt title to spine. Endpapers are sketch map to show Lawrence's desert campaigns. Spine is a bit browned, with light wear. Slip case is very good - some marks and a bit of fading to edges.

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ARABIAN SANDS
Written by Wilfred Thesiger; Tim Mackintosh-Smith.
Stock no. 2137834
Published by Folio Society. 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

Brown cloth spine, gilt title. Pictorial covers. B/w photos. 2nd printing. Couple of small knocks along cover edges. Slip case is very good - some fading to edges.

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THE ARAB OF THE DESERT
Written by H.R.P. Dickson.
Stock no. 2137743
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1967. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Glimpse Into Badawin Life In Kuwait and Sau'di Arabia. Brown cloth with red title label and gilt title to spine. B/w photos and fold-out maps. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. All plates and maps etc. are present. A little creasing to some pages (mostly next to fold-out pages). Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips; a little loss; stain to rear panel.

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THE HORSE IN THE ANCIENT WORLD
Written by Ann Hyland.
Stock no. 1823618
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Recounting the role of the horse in the ancient world, concentrating on the Near and Middle East and adjacent territories by working from archaeological, literary, illustrative and historical sources. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. ISBN: 0750921609. A few light scuff marks to boards. Text block slightly grubby. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper has a few minor marks.

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THE HOLY LAND
Written by John Kelman. Illustrated by John Fulleylove.
Stock no. 2137536
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1912. Almost very good condition.

Prussian blue cloth with yellow titles, borders and decorations to front cover. Gilt title and yellow decorations to spine. 93 tissue-guarded colour plates. This being a reprint edition contains the extra plate Syrian Women At A Fountain. A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling series. Spine is faded. A few marks to covers. Front endpaper is MISSING. Foxing and browning to outer page edges, but contents are still very good.

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THE HOLY LAND
Written by John Kelman. Illustrated by John Fulleylove.
Stock no. 2137018
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st thus 1923. Almost very good condition.

32 plates. Blue cloth. Popular series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few light marks to covers. Foxing to various degrees throughout book. All plates present.

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PALMYRA AND ITS EMPIRE
Written by Richard Stoneman.
Stock no. 1322605
Published by University Of Michigan Press. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Zenobia's Revolt against Rome. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 246 pages. B/w photos at rear of book. ISBN: 0472103873. Spine slightly bumped, some light dusty marks along spine edges. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge creased and lightly browned.

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