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EOTHEN OR TRACES OF TRAVEL BROUGHT HOME FROM THE EAST
Written by A.W. Kinglake. Illustrated by Frank Brangwyn.
Stock no. 1816231
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Large format. Orange cloth, black titles. Colour plates with tissue guards and b/w chapter headers. 305 pages. Light fading to spine. Top corners bumped. Crease to rear endpaper. A few scattered foxspots. All plates present, tissue guards browned.

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LAWRENCE AND THE ARABS
Written by Robert Graves.
Stock no. 1610611
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1927. Good condition.

Orange cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped; covers marked. Front endpaper and following page are MISSING (first present page is the frontis plate). Contents very good.

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SPITFIRES OVER ISRAEL
Written by Brian Cull; Shlomo Aloni; David Nicolle.
Stock no. 1815808
Published by Grub Street. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Brown boards, gilt title to spine. The first authoritative account of the air conflict during The Israeli War of Independence, 1948-49. B/w photos. ISBN: 0948817747. Slight fading to top front edge of dustwrapper.

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THE ROAD TO OXIANA
Written by Robert Byron. Illustrated by Robert Byron.
Stock no. 2124480
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Nearly fine condition.

Vivid blue decorative cloth. B/w photos by the author. The author's journey to Afghanistan, 1933-1934. Spine is very slightly faded. Contained in a better than very good condition; scuffing to one edge.

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ADVANCED BIRD ID HANDBOOK: THE WESTERN PALEARCTIC
Written by Nils Van Duivenduk.
Stock no. 1815579
Published by New Holland. 1st 2011. Very good condition.

Covering all 1,350 species and subspecies recorded in Britain, Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. Large-format edition. Brown pictorial cardwraps. 416 pages including index. No illustrations. ISBN: 9781780090221. A few minor marks to covers. Contents clean.

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LAWRENCE THE UNCROWNED KING OF ARABIA
Written by Michael Asher.
Stock no. 1815280
Published by Viking. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Biography of T.E. Lawrence. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. xix and 418 pages including index. ISBN: 0670870293. Dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and slightly edge-creased.

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A FIELD GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF THE PALEARCTIC: NON-PASSERINES
Written by Norman Arlott. Illustrated by Norman Arlott.
Stock no. 1815188
Published by Collins. 1st 2009. Fine condition.

Illustrating and describing every species of non-passerine you may see in the Palearctic: Europe, Asia north of the Himalayas, Africa north of the Sahara Desert and some parts of the Middle East. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour illustrations and distribution maps. 240 pages including index. ISBN: 9780007155651.

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BELLINI AND THE EAST
Written by Caroline Campbell; Alan Chong. Illustrated by Gentile Bellini.
Stock no. 1814978
Published by National Gallery Company Limited. 1st 2005. Fine condition.

Gentile Bellini's response to the East. Accompanies the exhibition of the same name that ran from December 2005 to June 2006. Large format. Cardwraps. Colour illustrations. 143 pages. ISBN: 1857093763.

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THE HANDBOOK OF BIRD IDENTIFICATION FOR EUROPE AND THE WESTERN PALEARCTIC
Written by Mark Beaman; Steve Madge. Illustrated by Hilary Burn; et al..
Stock no. 1609822
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 1998. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Over 350 colour plates in total. 868 pages. ISBN: 0713639601. Spine and corners bumped. Endpapers and prelims foxed. Wrapper is edge creased, with some fading to spine.

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GEOMETRY AND ARCHITECTURE IN ISLAMIC JERUSALEM: A STUDY OF THE ASHRAFIYYA
Written by Archie G. Walls.
Stock no. 1814502
Published by Scorpion Publishing Ltd. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition.

A penetrating study of the Ashrafiyya by one of the leading authorities on the architecture of the Middle East. The Ashrafiyya is an important madrasa (religious school) built by the sultan of Egypt in the late 15th Century. Large format. White cardwraps. B/w photos and diagrams. 207 pages including index. ISBN: 0905906896.

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SEVEN PILLARS OF WISDOM
Written by T.E. Lawrence.
Stock no. 2123412
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1935. Almost very good condition.

First trade edition. Large format. Brown cloth, gilt. Lawrence of Arabia. B/w plates and folding map. Spine is faded. Cup ring mark to front cover, with a few other marks and scuffs to covers. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing. All plates present.

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LAWRENCE AND THE ARABS
Written by Robert Graves.
Stock no. 1814283
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1927. Very good condition.

Orange cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Faint foxing to spine, edges of cloth boards a little grubby. Browning to text block and endpapers.

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