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INCIDENTS OF TRAVEL IN EGYPT, ARABIA PETRAEA, AND THE HOLY LAND [TWO VOLUMES]

By: An American [Stephens, John L]

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New-york, Harper & Brothers: 1841

Edition: Tenth Edition

Order Number: 18697

Condition: Very Good+


Light rubbing to extremities. Both volumes with bookplate. Light occasional foxing. Closed tear to front map; First published in 1837, this remains one of the best travel books on the region, both for its witty writing style and the wealth of information it contains ; B&W Illustrations; 12mo; 240,286 pages View more info

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THE SUEZ CANAL Notes and Statistics

By: Anonymous

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Compagnie Universelle Du Canal Maritime De Suez: 1952

Order Number: 11448

Condition: Very Good


Light wear to extremities and spine with slight staining to soft wraps; The history of the construction of the Canal, with numerous photos and several charts and two fold-out maps. INSCRIBED on first page by Monsieur Dominique De Grieges to Edwin Sunderland ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 76,xxv pages View more info

TOURIST'S GUIDE TO EGYPT The United Arab Republic

By: Azia, Fakhry

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Cairo, Les Editions Universitaires D'Egypte: 1960

Order Number: 6919

Condition: Very Good+


Guide to the United Arab Republic, an alliance between Egypt and Syria; B&W Photographs; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 178 pages View more info

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EGYPT. PART FIRST: LOWER EGYPT, WITH THE FAYUM AND THE PENINSULA OF SINAI Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, K.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Leipsic, Karl Baedeker: 1895

Edition: Third Edition

Order Number: 18326

Condition: Very Good-


Front board cracked. Front free endpaper and title page stamped. Edges and pages a bit browned but otherwise a tight copy ; `; 16mo - 6" to 7" tall; 293 pages View more info

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EGYPT. PART FIRST: LOWER EGYPT, WITH THE FAYUM AND THE PENINSULA OF SINAI Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, K.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Leipsic, Karl Baedeker: 1895

Edition: Third Edition

Order Number: 18325

Condition: Very Good


Former owner's name on front free endpaper and detached but present. ; `; 16mo - 6" to 7" tall; 293 pages View more info

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EGYPT. PART SECOND: UPPER EGYPT, WITH NUBIA AS FAR AS THE SECOND CATARACT AND THE WESTERN OASES Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, K.

Price: $650.00

Publisher: Leipsic, Karl Baedeker: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17407

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with light rubbing to spine heels. First page frail and with small closed tears. Pages tanned (as usual). ; First and only edition with an exeptionally beautiful front color map ; `; 16mo - 6" to 7" tall; 365 pages View more info

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EGYPT. PART SECOND: UPPER EGYPT, WITH NUBIA AS FAR AS THE SECOND CATARACT AND THE WESTERN OASES Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, K.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Leipsic, Karl Baedeker: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17943

Condition: Very Good+


First pages a bit browned. Edges a bit darkened. Title page publisher info is covered with clued in correction slip as issued in the US: "Imported by Charles Scribner's Sons, New York"; First and only edition with an exeptionally beautiful color map in front ; `; 16mo - 6" to 7" tall; 365 pages View more info

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EGYPT. PART FIRST: LOWER EGYPT, WITH THE FAYUM AND THE PENINSULA OF SINAI Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, K.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Leipsic, Karl Baedeker: 1885

Edition: Second Edition

Order Number: 17946

Condition: Very Good


Boards a bit faded. Hinges gapping, but holding strongly together. ; With 16 maps, 30 plans, 7 views, and 76 vignettes; `; 16mo - 6" to 7" tall; 538 pages View more info

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BAEDEKER'S EGYPT 1929

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Hippocrene Books: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Order Number: 18332

ISBN: 0715363921

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


This rare 1929 edition includes information regarding the discovery of Tut-Ankh-Amen by Howard Carter. This is a reprint of the most wanted Egypt Baedeker ; 16mo; 495 pages View more info

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EGYPT AND THE SUDAN Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker: 1908

Edition: Sixth Edition

Order Number: 17408

Condition: Very Good


Light rubbing to spine. Two maps detached, but present. Edges a bit tanned ; 16mo; 439 pages View more info

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EGYPT Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker: 1898

Edition: Fourth Edition

Order Number: 17551

Condition: Very Good


Very small hole to top spine. Former owner's name on front free endpaper. Hinges started but holding strongly together; A very handsome copy with all maps in NF condition ; 16mo; 395 pages View more info

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EGYPT AND THE SUDAN Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker: 1908

Edition: Sixth Edition

Order Number: 17947

Condition: Very Good-


Small cut to boards on outer hinge. Front endpaper stamped. Previous owner's name on title page. Edges a bit browned; With 24 maps, 76 plans, and 57 vignettes; 16mo; 439 pages View more info

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EGYPT AND THE SUDAN Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker: 1908

Edition: Sixth Edition

Order Number: 17131

Condition: Very Good+


Spine a bit darkened. A handsome copy; 16mo; 439 pages View more info

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EGYPTE Manuel De Voyageur

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker: 1903

Edition: Second Edition

Order Number: 17945

Condition: Very Good


Light wear and darkening to boards. First and last pages a bit browned. A handsome and tight copy ; Avec 35 cartes et plans de villes, 58 palns de temples, etc. Et 58 vues et dessins; 16mo - 6" to 7" tall; 407 pages View more info

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EGYPT AND THE SUDAN Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker: 1929

Edition: Eighth Edition

Order Number: 17938

ISBN: 059838104X

Condition: Very Good


Light rubbing to boards. Light fraying to spine ends. Internally a very handsome copy. Rear endpaper with previous owner's notes ; This rare edition includes information regarding the discovery of Tut-Ankh-Amen by Howard Carter. The rarest Egypt Baedeker. ; 16mo; 495 pages View more info

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INDEPENDENT EGYPT

By: Bey, Amine Youssef

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3785

Condition: Very Good


Orange boards discolored in front. Previous owner's inscription in front endpaper. Front hinge weakening ; History of Egypt for the twentieth century up to the outbreak of WW2. Mr. Bey was an Egyptian nationalist, yet relatively sympathetic to the position of the British colonialists ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 1940 pages View more info

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THE LONG WALKS Journeys to the Sources of the White Nile

By: Bradnum, Frederick

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd: 1970

Order Number: 3674

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ a bit tanned and with light wear to extremities; Explore up the Nile with this expedition ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 271 pages View more info

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PIONEER TO THE PAST The Story of James Henry Breasted, Archaeologist, Told by His Son

By: Breasted, Charles

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 11057

Condition: Very Good


Previous owner has pasted various pictures and clippings to the first few pages, including a bookplate. Occasional pencil marks. Endpapers browned. Front hinge weakening ; 8vo; 436 pages View more info

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PIONEER TO THE PAST The Story of James Henry Breasted, Archaeologist, Told by His Son

By: Breasted, Charles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1948

Order Number: 11038

Condition: Very Good+


Slight browning to endpapers. Front hinge weakening; Nicely INSCRIBED by author on front free endpaper; 8vo; 436 pages View more info

Image for THE PARADISE OF THE HOLY FATHERS [TWO VOLUME SET] Containing the Introduction: the Life of St Anthony, by Athanasius Archbp of Alexandria: Histories of the Fathers by Palladius B of Helenopolis: the Rule of Pachomius: St Jerome's History of the Fathers

THE PARADISE OF THE HOLY FATHERS [TWO VOLUME SET] Containing the Introduction: the Life of St Anthony, by Athanasius Archbp of Alexandria: Histories of the Fathers by Palladius B of Helenopolis: the Rule of Pachomius: St Jerome's History of the Fathers

By: Budge, E. A Wallis

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1907

Order Number: 8532

Condition: Very Good+


Spine label, boards and edges browned. Light foxing and browning to first and last few pages ; Decorative buckram boards. ; 8vo; 381, 350 pages View more info

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COOK'S HANDBOOK FOR EGYPT AND THE SUDAN With Chapters on Egyptian Archaeology

By: Budge, E. A Wallis (Sir)

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, Thos. Cook & Son: 1921

Edition: Fourth Edition

Order Number: 18312

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Internally a nice and tight copy. Small pinhole to title page. ; Fold out maps in NF condition; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; xx, 955 pages View more info

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THINGS SEEN IN EGYPT

By: Butcher, E. L.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Seeley, Service & Co. Limited: 1926

Order Number: 17030

Condition: Very Good+


Tiny spots on front board. Endpapers a bit browned. Small stamp on front free endpaper. ; B&W Photographs; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 157 pages View more info

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THE TOMB OF TUTANKHAMEN

By: Carter, Howard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co. , Inc.: 1972

Edition: 1st Thus

Order Number: 13948

ISBN: 052570101x

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Bookplate; The three volumes of Carter's masterwork collected here, with some material from the original volumes not included, but generally easier to read and profusely illustrated; B&W & Color Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 236 pages View more info

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THE LOST PHARAOHS The Romance of Egyptian Archaeology

By: Cottrell, Leonard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Philosophical Library: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3757

Condition: Very Good+


Previous owner's name on front free endpaper ; Some of the Egyptian pharaohs have, until now, been overlooked ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 256 pages View more info

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THE LOST PHARAOHS The Romance of Egyptian Archaeology

By: Cottrell, Leonard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1961

Edition: 1st Thus

Order Number: 14007

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear and chipping to DJ; Some of the Egyptian pharaohs have, until now, been overlooked ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 250 pages View more info

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NILE NOTES Of a Howadji

By: Curtis, George William

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1852

Order Number: 13640

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with light wear to extremities. Label on front endpaper. Former owner's name on front free endpaper. Light foxing to first few pages ; Decorative dark brown boards with gilt pictorial decoration and gilt frame ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 320 pages View more info

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A THOUSAND MILES UP THE NILE

By: Edwards, Amelia

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, A. L. Burt Company:

Order Number: 17501

Condition: Very Good+


Later printing. [ND] seemingly from the 1920's. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 454, [4] pages View more info

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PHARAOHS RESURRECTED

By: Gardner, John M.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Sorg Publishing Company: 1923

Order Number: 11017

Condition: Very Good-


Boards moderately worn with browning and chipping ; all about the Egyptian kings; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 71 pages View more info

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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