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Egyptology & the Middle East

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Egyptology & the Middle East

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1 A Lucas Ancient Egyptian Materials & Industries
London Edward Arnold 1934 Second Revised Edition. Cloth Very Good No Jacket 8vo Its Heavy, So a Bit More Postage. Inscribed By the Author
Lucas was a former director of the chemical department and chemical department of antiquities Egypt. 446 pp, bound in orange cloth, Lucas examins everything from alcohol to anointing, eye shadow to oil lamps, mummies to medicine, & so much more. spine is a little faded, slightly edge worn. 
Price: 67.50 EUR
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2 Angus Buchanan Sahara
London John Murray 1926 First Edition Hard Back Decorated Boards Very Good 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Profusely Illustrated With Photographs 
a very scarce book on the Sahara with 78 plates a map small drawings and a diagram 301 pp. a fascinating read. 
Price: 60.30 EUR
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3 Arthur Penrhyn Stanley Sinai and Palestine, in Connection with Their History
London John Murray 1856 First Edition Hard Back 1/2 Leather Almost Fine 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall illustrated 
Finely bound in dark brown morocco leather with gilded raised bands gitl titles, marbled boards , edges & endpapers, seven coloured folding maps & four woodcuts, some underling in pencil and a tiny amount of foxing as is often found. Stanley traveled to Egypt & the middle east the previous year, he became Dean of Westminster abbey. This copy is from the private library of The macdermot Prince of Connaught, Coolavin house Co Sligo. Rare. 
Price: 243.00 EUR
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4 Bartlett W H Walks About the City and Environs of Jeruselem
London Virtue Bros . Second Edition Buckram Very Good 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Illustrated By the Author 
A nice binding but spine coming loose & worrn & snagged at the bottom, starting to split in the gutters end papers removed some small damp staining to the first few pages, not detrimental, with two fold out maps and many illustrationsgilt titles & date tree to front board. 
Price: 67.50 EUR
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5 Blunt (wilfred scawen) The Celebrated Romance of the Stealing of the Mare. Translated from the Original Arabic By Lady Anne Blunt . Done Into Verse By Wilfred Scawen Blunt.
London Reeves and Turner 1892 First Edition Hard Back Red Cloth Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall Slim Signed by Author
A scarce first edition gilt titles on spine and front board faded a nice copy with rough cut pages 127pp. 
Price: 142.20 EUR
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6 David Garnnett The Letters of T.E. Lawrence
New York Doubleday & Company Inc 1939 First Hard Back Blue Cloth Very Good No Dj 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall illustrated 
A ggod tight clean copy boards and spine a trifle faded a very small dull white mark to the front board , 16 plates 4 maps as called for, gift inscription to f.e.p. 896pp. 
Price: 33.30 EUR
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7 Desmond Stewart The Pyramids and Sphinx
New Yok Newsweek 1971 First Cloth Very Good Very Good 4to Heavy ,extra Postage. Ills 

Price: 19.80 EUR
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8 Dr McIntosh & Dr Twyman The Archko Volume. Or the Archeological Writings of the Sanhedrim & Talmuds of the Jews
New York The Archko Press 1929 Unabridged Edition. Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
front board is coming loose. 
Price: 9.00 EUR
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9 Dr Raymond Faukner The Egyptian Book of the Dead. The Book of Going Forth By Day. The First Authentic Presentation of the Complete Papyrus of Ani.
San Francisco Chronicle Books 1994 First As New As New Folio .Heavy Extra Postage. Profusely Illustrated 

Price: 18.00 EUR
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10 E A Budge An Egyptian Hieroglyphic Dictionary. In Two Volumes
New York Dover Publications 1978 First Thus Paper Back Very Good 8vo Thick & Heavy Extra Postage Ills 

Price: 22.50 EUR
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11 E A Wallis Budge Egyptian Magic
New York Dover Publications 1971 Paper Back Very Good Ills 

Price: 9.00 EUR
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12 E Baldwin Smith Egyptian Architecture as a Cultural Expression
New York D Appleton 1938 First Edition Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 4to, Heavy, So Extra Post. Ills By the Author 
This copy has the book plate of Lorenzo S Winslow signed by him stating he was the architect at the White House June 1946. In 1948 Winslow built a balcony on the south portico for Harry Truman. This was hardly completed when he noticed the whole building gave signs of collapsing. The brick that Hoban had used to line the stone facade was being stressed to its limits. Winslow began a full renovation of the White House, which, as one inspector put it " was standing up purely from habit".Book has bumped & a little frayed corners, spine faded & pulled at top. Book is scarce 
Price: 76.50 EUR
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13 E. A. Wallis Budge Books on Egypt and Chaldaea
London Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner, & Co 1905 First Edition Decorated Cloth Very Good 8vo 8volumes Heavy So Extra Post. Ills 
1 vol by L W King =Assyrian language. 8 by Budge =The Egyptian Heavan & Hell 3 vols , The Decrees of Memphis & Cornopus 3 vols, The Book of Kings 2 vols . 
Price: 175.50 EUR
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14 Gaston Maspero Popular Stories of Ancient Egypt
New Yok University Books 1967 First Cloth Very Good Good in Protector 8vo Thick & Heavy Extra Postage 

Price: 22.50 EUR
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15 George g m James Stolen. Greek Philosophy is Stolen Egyptian Philosophy.
Africa World Press 1992 First Thus Paper Back Very Good 8vo 

Price: 7.20 EUR
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16 George Sale , (translator) The KORAN
London William Tegg & Co 1857 Early Translation. A New Edition. Hard Back Buckrum Very Good 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
An early translation of the Koran with a frontice fold out view of the Mosque at Mecca & fold out geneological tree`s of the Arabs & a folding map of Arabia. 516 pp. Boards are faded with blind decorations. 
Price: 112.50 EUR
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17 Gilbert Murray The Electra of Euripides
London George Allen & Unwin Ltd 1929 Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
A superb copy. 
Price: 9.90 EUR
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18 Hanway Jonas. The Revolutions of Persia, Contains the Regn of Shah Sultan Husseinwith the Invasion of the Afghans,and the Reigns of Sultan Mir Maghmud and His Successor Sultan Ashreff Etc.
Dublin Printed for William Smith & Richard James Booksellers Dame Street Dublin 1754 2nd Ed 2nd Vol Full Calf. Waf 8vo Its Heavy, So Extra Postage. One Folding Map 
This is the second vol of Hanway`s much sought after An Historical Account of the British trade over the Caspian sea , there are 96 pp of this part of the book it has no end papers title page or any frontice if called for untill the Revolutions of Persia there is a proper title page for this the remaining complete book, one torn but complete folding map. Some practice fine contemporary handwriting on front & rear pastedowns. Binding in full leather with raised bands rather worn with bumped & rubbed corners beginning to split at the spine but a fine patination. book is scarce. 
Price: 112.50 EUR
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19 Harold Ingrams Arabia and the Isles
London John Murray 1942 First Edition Hard Back Hession Coloured Clo Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall illustrated 
A scarce book on travel in the middle east. Gift inscription from a former owner.367pp. Large fold out map. 
Price: 15.30 EUR
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20 Immanuel Velikovsky Peoples of the Sea
London Sidgwick& Jackson 1977 0 283 98246 2 / 9780283982460 First Edition Cloth Fine Fine in Protector 8vo 

Price: 22.50 EUR
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