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Discovery of Pakistan, A. Aziz
1 A. Aziz Discovery of Pakistan
Lahore, Peshawar, Hyderabad, Karachi, Pakistan Sh. Ghulam Ali & Sons 1964 Hardcover Good Good 
Lahore, Peshawar, Hyderabad, Karachi, Pakistan: Sh. Ghulam Ali & Sons, 1964. Second revised edition, 1964. Black hardcover with dustjacket. Includes folding maps in color. The book has some general exterior wear and minor internal repair (regluing) to top of rear hinge, sound text block, foxing to top edge of text block, slightly age-yellowed but clean pages, publisher stamp on front free endpaper, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has some chips around the edges and a bit of age-related shelf soil, good overall.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The South and East African Year Book & Guide with Atlas and Diagrams. 1929 Edition, A. Samler Brown and G. Gordon Brown
2 A. Samler Brown and G. Gordon Brown The South and East African Year Book & Guide with Atlas and Diagrams. 1929 Edition
London Sampson, Low, Marston & Co. 1929 Hardcover Good 
London: Sampson, Low, Marston & Co., 1929. First printing of the 1929 edition, which was the 35th edition of this publication. Chunky guide to trade and tourism, with numerous advertisements and a 64 page atlas section with color maps. Blue-gray cloth printed in dark blue, 7.25" tall and 1.5" thick. Covers lightly rubbed, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with some age-yellowing, with additional darkening to the advertising sections, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Hellas, Aage Marcus
3 Aage Marcus Hellas
Denmark Carit Andersens 1958 Hardcover Very Good 
Denmark: Carit Andersens, 1958. In Danish. Published 1958. A book about Greece, illustrated throughout in black and white. Nicely bound in three quarter dark blue calf over light blue boards, spine title in gilt with white and Royal blue accenting, 203 pages plus index. Some soil and uneven fading to the boards, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages free from names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Modernisation at Bay: Structure and Change in Bangladesh, Abdullah, Abu;Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies
4 Abdullah, Abu;Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies Modernisation at Bay: Structure and Change in Bangladesh
Dhaka, Bangladesh University Press 1991 9840511629 / 9789840511624 First Edition Hardcover Good Good 
Dhaka, Bangladesh: University Press, 1991. First edition [1991]. Green hardcover with green cloth spine, dustjacket. Light cover wear and scuffing, firm binding, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has some uneven yellowing, spotting and scuffing, light edgewearno chips or tears.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Pakistan: The Social Sciences' Perspective, Ahmed, Akbar S.
5 Ahmed, Akbar S. Pakistan: The Social Sciences' Perspective
Cary, North Carolina, U.S.A. Oxford Univ Pr 1990 0195773888 / 9780195773880 First Edition Hardcover Good Very Good 
Cary, North Carolina, U.S.A.: Oxford Univ Pr, 1990. First edition [1990]. Maroon cloth with dustjacket. Good to very good with light edgewear, a bit of very minor puckering to the front cover cloth, trace of foxing to outer edge of text block, firm binding, very clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has some light shelf soil, no chips.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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Obrazky Zo Slovenska [Pictures from Slovakia], Alexy, Janko (1894-1970)
6 Alexy, Janko (1894-1970) Obrazky Zo Slovenska [Pictures from Slovakia]
Prague, Czechoslovakia [Czech Republic] Tlacil Neubert Na Smichove 1920 First Edition Paperback Good 
Prague, Czechoslovakia [Czech Republic]: Tlacil Neubert Na Smichove, 1920. First edition, 1920. Collection of sketches by noted Slovak artist Janko Alexy portraying scenes in Slovakia, once part of Czechoslovakia. Title in Slovak, captions in Slovak and French, no other text. Softcover printed in black and blue, oblong, about 7.25" x 10.75", title page plus 24 black and white plates printed on one side only, all on thick cream-colored paper. Covers soiled with much edgewear and chipping to the lower two inches of the spine, binding sound, pages clean, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. Oblong 8vo. First Edition. 
Price: 345.00 USD
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Persepolis (Takht-I-Jamshid), Ali Sami
7 Ali Sami Persepolis (Takht-I-Jamshid)
Shiraz, Iran The Learned Society of Pars, Printed By Musavi Printing Office 1954 First Edition Paperback Good 
Shiraz, Iran: The Learned Society of Pars, Printed By Musavi Printing Office, 1954. In English. First edition [1954]. Publication No. 2. of the Learned Society of Pars. History and antiquities of the ancient city of Persepolis, illustrated in black and white. Softcover, about eighty pages. Covers age-darkened, light shelf soil, minor chips to spine ends, binding sound, pages clean and free from names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Venice: Grant Allen's Historical Guide Books to the Principal Cities of Europe, Allen, Grant
8 Allen, Grant Venice: Grant Allen's Historical Guide Books to the Principal Cities of Europe
New York A. Wessels Co. 1900 First Edition Hardcover Good 
New York: A. Wessels Co., 1900. First edition [1900]. Red cloth, 271 pages. Guide focuses on historical landmarks, not illustrated. Covers rubbed, especially at the edges, good hinges, firm text block, slightly age-toned pages with no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 34.00 USD
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Falconry in Arabia, Allen, Mark. Illustrated By Mary-Clare Critchley-Salmonson
9 Allen, Mark. Illustrated By Mary-Clare Critchley-Salmonson Falconry in Arabia
Brattleboro, VT; Lexington, MA The Stephen Greene Press 1982 0828904812 / 9780828904810 First US Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Brattleboro, VT; Lexington, MA: The Stephen Greene Press, 1982. First American edition, limited edition, 1982. Explores the tradition of Arabian falconry, with color illustrations and photographs. Brown cloth, 143 pages, illustrated dustjacket. Very good with lightly mottled covers from the binder's glue, tight binding, very clean pages with a small crossed out price on the front free endpaper and small corner chip to the rear free endpaper, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped (handwritten price) and is in about fine condition with no chips or tears.. First US Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Japanese Art Motives, Allen, Maude Rex
10 Allen, Maude Rex Japanese Art Motives
Chicago A. C. McClurg & Co. 1917 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No 
Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., 1917. First edition [1917]. An examination of forms, motifs and symbolism used in Japanese art, including plants and animals, dieties, etc. Illustrated with sepiatone plates, a color frontis, line drawings. Mauve cloth printed in gilt, dark blue and lighter blue, 273 pages, no dustjacket. Light external rubbing, additional scuffing to the corners and spine ends, good hinges, sound text block, slightly darkened silhouette of an old newspaper clipping affecting two pages, name in pencil on front free endpaper, pages otherwise clean and unmarked.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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11 Amara, M.; Mar'i, Abd Al-Rahman Language Education Policy: The Arab Minority in Israel (Language Policy)
U.S.A. Springer Publishing Company, Inc. 2002 1402005857 / 9781402005855 First Edition Hardcover Fine 
U.S.A.: Springer Publishing Company, Inc., 2002. First edition, first printing. Hardcover in fine condition, new and unused, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 165.00 USD
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The Hawaiian Islands: Their Progress and Condition Under Missionary Labors, Anderson, Rufus
12 Anderson, Rufus The Hawaiian Islands: Their Progress and Condition Under Missionary Labors
Boston Gould and Lincoln 1865 Hardcover Fair 
Boston: Gould and Lincoln, 1865. Third edition, 1865. Externally fair, internally good. Brown textured cloth with gilt spine lettering, frontis portrait of King Kamehameha III, folding map of the islands, several additional engraved plates, 450 pages plus publisher's ads. Covers faded, worn and spotted, good hinges, firm text block, pages age-toned but clean with a small dampstain to the outer margin of the final 50 pages or so, bequeathment bookplate to a church in Prescott, MA (now under Quabbin Reservoir), plus original gift notation dated 1865 on front free endpaper, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 165.00 USD
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Daily Life in Venice at the Time of Casanova.  Daily Life Series, Andrieux, Maurice. Translated By Mary Fitton
13 Andrieux, Maurice. Translated By Mary Fitton Daily Life in Venice at the Time of Casanova. Daily Life Series
New York and Washington DC Praeger Publishers 1972 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York and Washington DC: Praeger Publishers, 1972. Published 1972. Originally published in 1969 under a different translator by Hachette. Illustrated with fourteen black and white plates. Navy linen type cloth with silver gilt spine lettering, 232 pages including index, color illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with a slight concave warp to its cover, otherwise looks and feels new, with sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condition. Daily Life Series, Volume Eighteen. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Excursions in the County of Kent: Comprising Brief Historical and Topographical Delineations; Together with Descriptions of the Residences of the Nobility and Gentry, Anonymous
14 Anonymous Excursions in the County of Kent: Comprising Brief Historical and Topographical Delineations; Together with Descriptions of the Residences of the Nobility and Gentry
London Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown 1822 First Edition Hardcover Fair No 
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1822. First edition [1822]. Fair condition with front cover detached but present. Includes numerous engraved plates of local scenes plus two folding maps. Full brown diced calf with black spine label, raised spine bands, gilt decorated compartments, marbled edges and endpapers, 192 pages. Front cover, endpaper and preliminary blank detached but present, spine chipped, rear hinge chipped and tender, sound text block, pages clean with occasional light to moderate foxing, maps in very good condition.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 195.00 USD
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Excursions in the County of Surrey: Comprising Brief Historical and Topographical Delineations; Together with Descriptions of the Residences of the Nobility and Gentry, Anonymous
15 Anonymous Excursions in the County of Surrey: Comprising Brief Historical and Topographical Delineations; Together with Descriptions of the Residences of the Nobility and Gentry
London Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown 1921 First Edition Hardcover Fair No 
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1921. First edition [1821]. Fair condition with front cover detached but present. Includes numerous engraved plates of local scenes plus two folding maps. Full brown diced calf with black spine label, raised spine bands, gilt decorated compartments, marbled edges and endpapers, 190 pages. Front cover, endpaper and preliminary blank detached but present, spine chipped, rear hinge chipped and tender, sound text block, pages clean with occasional light to moderate foxing, maps in very good condition.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 135.00 USD
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A Voyage Round the World, in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV, By George Anson, Esq; Now Lord Anson, Commander in Chief of a Squadron of His Majesty's Ships, Sent Upon an Expedition to the South-Seas, Anson, George (1697-1762)
16 Anson, George (1697-1762) A Voyage Round the World, in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV, By George Anson, Esq; Now Lord Anson, Commander in Chief of a Squadron of His Majesty's Ships, Sent Upon an Expedition to the South-Seas
London T. Osborne, H. Woodfall, W. Bowyer, A. Millar et al 1767 Hardcover Good 
London: T. Osborne, H. Woodfall, W. Bowyer, A. Millar et al, 1767. Twelfth edition, 1767. Illustrated with 42 copper plate engravings (including 12 maps, engraved folding map of the world). Full calf covers, probably from that period, bordered with gilt, professionally respined, dark red label, raised spine bands, compartments decorated with a gilt ship design, 11" tall, [20], 417, [3] pages plus 42 plates. Some expected cover wear, binding sound, pages clean with a touch of offsetting to a few, pages very clean with only a very light scattering of foxing to a handful of text pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. Folio - 12" - 15" Tall. 
Price: 875.00 USD
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17 Anthony, John Tunisia: A Personal View of a Timeless Land
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1961 First US Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1961. First American edition. Personal account of five years' spent in Tunisia by a young American in the Foreign Service. The book is not about politics or diplomacy, but about the land and her people, and areas not usually visited by tourists. Color frontis, many black and white photographic illustrations, line drawings by the author. Light brown cloth lettered in gilt, 221 pages. Book is near fine with just a bit of fading at the outer edges, internally fine, with firm binding, clean pages, no names, etc. Mylar proctected dustjacket is not priceclipped and has some edgewear, a few edge chips, and some light shelf soil to the front panel.. First US Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Zwei Oceane, Eine Reise Nach Chili, Californien, Taiti Und Brasillien. [Two Oceans: A Trip to Chile, California, Taiti and Brazil], Arago, Jacques (1790-1855)
18 Arago, Jacques (1790-1855) Zwei Oceane, Eine Reise Nach Chili, Californien, Taiti Und Brasillien. [Two Oceans: A Trip to Chile, California, Taiti and Brazil]
Magdeburg Und Leipzig, Germany Gebruder Baensch 1857 Hardcover Fair 
Magdeburg Und Leipzig, Germany: Gebruder Baensch, 1857. Title page dated 1857. In German. Voyage to visit destinations in North and South America. Worn copy in black marbled boards with brown cloth spine, text begins with title page, no front endpapers or other preliminaries, [iii], iv, 218, [2] pages, the last 2 being a publisher's ad printed in green paper. Covers heavily rubbed with lower half of spine covering absent, text block sound, pages foxed but clearly legible with some old dampstaining, attached ribbon bookmark still in place.. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 245.00 USD
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The United States and Canada, in 1832, 1833, and 1834. In Two Volumes, Arfwedson, C. D. [Carl David] (1806-1881)
19 Arfwedson, C. D. [Carl David] (1806-1881) The United States and Canada, in 1832, 1833, and 1834. In Two Volumes
London Richard Bentley 1834 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
London: Richard Bentley, 1834. First edition, 1834. Handsome two volume set in exquisite contemporary binding in light brown polished calf (spines faded to a pleasing tan), dual black spine lables, lightly raised spine bands, spine and cover embellishments in gilt and in blind, gilt tooled inner dentelles, marbled edges and endpapers, frontis engraving in each volume. Armorial bookplate of Tremayne - Heligan on each front pastedown, gift notation on preliminary blank of volume I: John Tremayne from his friend C. P. Johudon [sp?] on his leaving Eton, Christmas 1842. Some edgewear and uneven fading to covers, joints rubbed but secure, lower spine label of second volume chipped but legible, sound bindings, clean pages with some foxing to the frontis plates, pages clean and unmarked.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 950.00 USD
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20 Ash, Christopher Whaler's Eye
London George Allen & Unwin 1964 First English Edition Hardcover Fair Good 
London: George Allen & Unwin, 1964. First British edition [1964], lightly worn copy with a lean to the binding. Bright yellow cloth with color illustrated dustjacket. Light edge rubbing, good hinges, sound text block, but with a noticeable lean to the binding when the book is laid flat, greatly reduced when the book is properly shelved, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has shelf soil to the light colored background of the rear panel, edgewear, a few very minor edge chips, little paper loss.. First English Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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