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CLEOPATRA
Written by Jack Lindsay.
Stock no. 1819050
Published by Folio Society. 1999. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, bronze illustration to front. Colour photos. Third printing. Minor mottling to front and rear board. Contained in publisher's blue slipcase which is a little scuffed.

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THE BRITISH DEFENCE OF EGYPT 1935-1940: CONFLICT AND CRISIS IN THE EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN
Written by Steven Morewood.
Stock no. 1818768
Published by Frank Cass. 1st 2005. Fine condition.

Cass Series: Military History and Policy. This book offers a comprehensive and challenging analysis of the British defence of Egypt, primarily against fascist Italy, in the critical lead-up period to the Second World War. Matt pictorial boards. ISBN: 0714649430.

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THE BUILDING OF ANCIENT EGYPT
Written by Helen Leacroft. Illustrated by Richard Leacroft.
Stock no. 2131951
Published by Penguin. 1st 1954. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 101. Pictorial paperwaps. Colour and b/w illustrations. Some creasing to cover edges. Crossed out name in ink to top of front cover.

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EGYPT REVEALED
Written by T.G.H. James.
Stock no. 1818512
Published by Folio Society. 1st 1997. Fine condition.

Elaborate pictorial cloth in Egyptian design. Colour & b/w illustrations. Artist-Travellers in an Antique Land. Contained in publisher's decorative slipcase in almost fine condition.

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THE WAR DEAD OF THE COMMONWEALTH 1939-45 CEMETERIES AT PORT SAID, SUEZ, GAZA AND ASWAN
No author listed.
Stock no. 1318344
Published by Commonwealth War Graves Commission. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition.

The register of the names of those who fell in the 1939-1945 war and are buried in cemeteries in Egypt. Large format. Grey card wraps. Spiral bound. 52 pages. The book is a little bowed (it does not sit flat on the surface) and there is a tiny black mark to top edge of rear cover (also affecting a few page of the textblock) but is otherwise in excellent condition.

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EGYPT REVEALED
Written by T.G.H. James.
Stock no. 2129696
Published by Folio Society. 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Elaborate pictorial cloth in Egyptian design. Colour & b/w illustrations. Artist-Travellers in an Antique Land. Small raise in cloth to rear cover (appears to have happened when being bound). Slip case is very good.

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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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CAIRO
Written by James Aldridge.
Stock no. 2126504
Published by MacMillan. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Biography of a City. Brown cloth with gilt title on blue title box to spine. B/w photos. Pale tape marks to endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small chips and nicks; faded to spine.

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THE WAR DEAD OF THE COMMONWEALTH 1939-45 CEMETERIES AT PORT SAID, SUEZ, GAZA AND ASWAN
No author listed.
Stock no. 2118935
Published by Commonwealth War Graves Commission. 1993. Nearly fine condition.

The register of the names of those who fell in the 1939-1945 war and are buried in cemeteries in Egypt. Large format. Grey card wraps. Spiral bound. 52 pages. Some light wear to covers.

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BOOK OF THE SPHINX
Written by Willis Goth Regier.
Stock no. 2116412
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0750938617. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased.

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ENUMERATION OF THE PLANTS COLLECTED AT GEBEL ELBA DURING TWO EXPEDITIONS
Written by Mohammed Drar.
Stock no. 1809062
Published by Government Press, Bulaq. 1st 1936. Almost very good condition.

Ministry of Agriculture, Egypt. Technical and Scientific Service; Fouad I Agricultural Museum Bulletin No. 149. Plain paperwraps. vii & 123 pages plus b/w plates to rear. Paperwraps are browned, wear to top & tail of spine with some loss. Contents are clean.

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WHERE TO GO ABROAD
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff.
Stock no. 1206784
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1893. Very good condition.

Small format. Dark green cloth, gilt titles to spine, gilt title and vignette to front cover. xxii + 466 pages + large folding colour map. A Guide to the Watering-Places and Health Resorts of Europe, the Mediterranean etc. Note the guide also covers Algeria, Egypt and India! Corners, top and tail of spine slightly bumped and rubbed. Contents look unread!

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