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HIGH DAM OVER NUBIA

By: Greener, Leslie

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3759

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Bookplate. DJ price clipped ; Letter from previous owner laid in. Study of the potential effect of the Aswan dam, which would be completed in 1970 ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 198 pages View more info

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THE DISCOVERY OF EGYPT

By: Greener, Leslie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1967

Order Number: 15913

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ price clipped and with light edgewear ; Interestingly, Egyptian archaeology began when the Egyptians themselves examined their own ancient history some 3200 years ago. This information was then lost to time, then the re-emergence of the knowlege began during the disastrous Egyptian campaign of Napoleon.; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 216 pages View more info

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FROM THE NILE TO NEBO A Discussion of the Problem and the Route of the Exodus

By: Hoskins, Franklin E.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, The Sunday School Times Company: 1912

Order Number: 14508

Condition: Very Good-


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Front hinge weakening. Light foxing ; Studying the events of the Bible; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 378 pages View more info

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A YANKEE ENGINEER ABROAD 1855 TO 1857 Part II: the East

By: Hubbard, Frederick

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Authorhouse: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Order Number: 13922

ISBN: 142598147X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo; 474 pages View more info

ANCIENT EGYPT A Cultural Topography

By: Kees, Hermann

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1961

Order Number: 11470

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ spine sunned. Chipping & open tears to DJ; Examining the relation between the land of Egypt and the history of Egypt; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 392 pages View more info

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EGYPT

By: Kelly, R. Talbot

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1912

Order Number: 6573

Condition: Good+


Both boards detached but present. Spine cover weak; With 75 color plates. 27.5 x 20.5 cm. Top edge gilt; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 246 pages View more info

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EGYPT

By: Kelly, R. Talbot

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1912

Order Number: 18084

Condition: Very Good+


Browning to endpapers. Foxing to edges; Numerous color plates highlight this revised edition of the 1902 classic. Light blue boards with orange design. Gilt spine lettering; Color Illustrations; 8vo; 246 pages View more info

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A NEW YORKER IN EGYPT

By: Koning, Hans

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16746

ISBN: 0151655200

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light edgewear to DJ ; Hans Koning (nee Koningsberger) takes us through Egypt in the Sadat era, with its changes, for good and ill ; 8vo; 265 pages View more info

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EGYPT SINCE CROMER [TWO VOLUMES]

By: Lloyd, Lord

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1933

Order Number: 3730

Condition: Very Good


Both volumes have light rubbing to extremities. Vol one has light foxing throughout, and front hinge starting; Vol two has foxing to edges; Volume one has fold-out map of the region in rear. Intended as a follow-up to the Earl of Cromer's 'Modern Egypt, ' Lloyd covers the fifty years since the British occupied Egypt to install a new government, supposedly for their own good. ; 8vo; 390, 418 pages View more info

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BETWEEN TWO SEAS The Creation of the Suez Canal

By: Lord Kinross

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Company, Inc.: 1969

Order Number: 15137

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ a bit tanned and with light shelfwear ; A tremendously difficult undertaking, the story of the Suez Canal and its prime mover, Ferdinand de Lesseps; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 306 pages View more info

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BY THE WATERS OF EGYPT

By: Lorimer, Norma

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1909

Order Number: 3753

Condition: Good+


Boards with moderate wear. Hinges started and with some tape repair ; Top edge gilt. Chatty, personal account of trip up the Nile through Egypt. Dark blue boards with heiroglyphic-style illustration of lions. Map in fep. Sixteen color plates and thirty-two B&W photographs; Ex-Library; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 448 pages View more info

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THE NILE The Life-Story of a River

By: Ludwig, Emil

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1937

Order Number: 13947

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


DJ browned and with some chipping. Endpapers browned and with previous owner's writing to front free endpaper. 4" tear to rear fold out map ; Originally published in German in 1936. Translated by Mary Lindsay. Lots of information about the river Nile, the surrounding area, and the peoples of the region. Folding map in rear; B&W Photographs; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 619 pages View more info

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ABU SIMBEL

By: MacQuitty, William

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1965

Order Number: 13989

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear to DJ. Address label ; Color Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 192 pages View more info

ABU SIMBEL

By: MacQuitty, William

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Putnam: 1965

Order Number: 3665

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Minor chipping to DJ. Binding slightly loose in places; The Egyptian version of Mount Rushmore, in living color ; Color Photographs; Square 8vo; 192 pages View more info

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FOUR ASPECTS OF EGYPT

By: Marlowe, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 11039

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ a bit tanned and with light wear to extremities ; The four aspects are: Ancient Egypt, Mediaeval Cairo, the Nile, and Modern Egypt; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 303 pages View more info

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HELWAN AND THE EGYPTIAN DESERT

By: May, W. Page

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London, George Allen: 1901

Order Number: 12329

Condition: Very Good+


Bound into the book is a nicely written typed letter to the book's recipient. Folding map in front pocket; B&W Photographs; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 94 pages View more info

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THE WHITE NILE

By: Moorehead, Alan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1960

Order Number: 18426

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Former owner's name on front free endpaper; The classic study of the exploration of the central plains of Africa ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 385 pages View more info

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THE WHITE NILE

By: Moorehead, Alan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1971

Edition: Revised Edition

Order Number: 15912

Condition: Very Good+


Lengthy inscription to half-title page ; Well-known stories of the exploration of the Nile; B&W and Color Illustrations; 4to; 368 pages View more info

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THE BLUE NILE

By: Moorehead, Alan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1962

Edition: Book Club Edition

Order Number: 11013

Condition: Very Good+


One of two fold-out maps missing; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 308 pages View more info

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THE WHITE NILE

By: Moorehead, Alan

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1971

Edition: Revised Edition

Order Number: 17337

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ price clipped; Well-known stories of the exploration of the Nile, most famously including, 'Dr. Livingstone, I presume? ' If you're curious about the Stanley/Livingstone affair, you'll learn all about it here. Originally published 1960 ; B&W Illustrations; 4to; 368 pages View more info

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THE WHITE NILE

By: Moorehead, Alan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1971

Order Number: 11006

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light edgewear to DJ; Well-known stories of the exploration of the Nile; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 368 pages View more info

THE WHITE NILE

By: Moorehead, Alan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1960

Edition: Book Club Edition

Order Number: 17315

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ a bit darkened and with small chips. ; The classic study of the exploration of the central plains of Africa ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 385 pages View more info

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LA SCIENCE MYSTERIEUSE DES PHARAONS

By: Moreux, L'Abbe

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Paris, G. Doin & Co.: N.D.

Edition: Nouvelle edition

Order Number: 12514

Condition: Very Good+


Tape to both endpapers ; INSCRIBED by author to half-title page. DJ front bound in. No date, ca. Late 30s. In French. Various newspaper clippings laid in; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 249 pages View more info

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AGYPTEN Land Zwischen Sand Und Strom

By: Nawrath, Alfred

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Bern, Kümmerly & Frey: 1962

Order Number: 3667

Condition: Very Good+


Minor discoloration and rubbing to ivory boards; In German. With wonderful glossy b&w photographs; B&W Photographs; 4to; 289 pages View more info

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NACH DEM PHARAONENLANDE Eine Reise Auf Umwegen

By: Ottmann, Victor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Berlin, Allgemeiner Verein Fuer Deutsche Literatur: 1908

Order Number: 3438

Condition: Very Good


Boards and spine darkened. Spots to spine. ; In German. Edges uncut. Numerous b&w illustrations from photos ; 8vo; 303 pages View more info

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THE CITIES OF EGYPT

By: Poole, Reginald Stuart

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder & Company: 1882

Order Number: 3766

Condition: Good


Boards with moderate wear. Front hinge cracked. ; Fold-out map of Egypt; 12mo; 215 pages View more info

Image for CAIRO Of Yesterday and To-Day. the City of the Caliphs. a Popular Study of Cairo and its Environs and the Nile and its Antiquities

CAIRO Of Yesterday and To-Day. the City of the Caliphs. a Popular Study of Cairo and its Environs and the Nile and its Antiquities

By: Reynolds-Ball, Eustace A.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Dana Estes & Company:

Order Number: 18692

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light rubbing to extremities and a bit darkened ; Tourist Edition. Nd [1901? ]. Including Appendix consiting of letters from Assouan, describing the new barrage by Dana Estes, an American Tourist of 1901 ; B&W Photographs; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 348 pages View more info

Image for THE CITY OF THE CALIPHS A Popular Study of Cairo and its Environs and the Nile and its Antiquities

THE CITY OF THE CALIPHS A Popular Study of Cairo and its Environs and the Nile and its Antiquities

By: Reynolds-Ball, Eustace A.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boston, Dana Estes & Company: 1897

Order Number: 17929

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. ; Light blue boards with decorative gilt pattern. Dark blue lettering. Gilt spine decoration (a bit faded). Top edge gilt. Numerous tissue guarded b&w illustrations from photographs; 8vo; 348 pages View more info

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THE SUN BOAT A Voyage of Discovery

By: Schildt, Göran

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Staples Press: 1957

Order Number: 18608

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ with small chipping. Price clipped. Brown spot on title page from sticker that corrected the copyright (as issued). ; Author Schildt, his wife, and an Egyptian guide take a boat up the Nile to see the real Egypt; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 314 pages View more info

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AEGYPTEN Von Alexander Dem Grossen Bis Auf Mohammed

By: Schubart, Wilhelm

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Berlin, Weidmannsche Buchhandlung: 1922

Order Number: 18429

Condition: Very Good


Boards and pages a bit browned. Two small closed tear on title page, rear hinge started ; 8vo; 379 pages View more info