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Wallin's edition of Ibn Malik, lithographed in Helsinki
Sharh Badr al-Din 'ala qasida walidihi al-'ulama Ibn Malik al-mashura bi-lamiyat al-af'al.
Helsinki F. Liewendal 1851
First edition, 12mo (16 x 13 cm), pp.[i], 41, lithographed Arabic text, 17 lines of naskh per page in single-ruled frames. Stab-sewn as issued. Short marginal tear to final leaf, text unaffected, and a small internal tear to final few leaves, just touching two lines. In very good condition.
Journal of the Late Campaign in Egypt:
including descriptions of that country, and of Gibraltar, Minorca, Malta, Marmorice, and Macri; with an appendix containing official papers and documents. London T. Cadell and W. Davies 1803
The second edition, 4to, pp.viii, [20, subscribers and list of plates], 275, [1, errata], , 163*, 50 maps and illustrations, of which 6 are coloured aquatints and 11 fold out. Some spotting, mostly marginal, but overall a very good copy bound in contemporary half calf, marbled boards, neatly re-backed to style. Armorial bookplate of the Duke of Westminster.
Abbey Travel 266; Atabey 1317; Blackmer 1767
A tour to Sheeraz, by the route of Kazroon and Feerozabad;
with various remarks on the manners, customs, laws, language, and literature of the Persians. To which is added a history of Persia, from the death of Kureem Khan to the subversion of the Zund dynasty. London T. Cadell and W. Davies 1807
First English edition 4to, pp. [xv], 329, two engraved portraits. Bound without half-title. A very good copy bound in later half calf, rebacked in calf with dark green lettering piece in compartments. Some spotting to title page, margins of plates, and occasionally elsewhere.
Album de l'Exposition d'Art Persan.
Janvier-Fevrier 1935. [with] Exposition d'Art Persan. Cairo Societe des Amis de l'Art 1935
First edition Two volumes, 4to, pp.(iv), 72 plates, erratum slip; viii, 97, . Number 13 of 300 copies only issued. The plates are in very good condition; the original board portfolio a little worn. The original wrappers of text volume are worn, and partially detached, but text in good condition. Signed by Gaston Wiet on title page.
Modern Egypt and Thebes: [Two volumes]
being a description of Egypt; including the information required for travellers in that country. London John Murray 1843
First edition Two volumes, pp.xx, 476, folding map; iv, 591, woodcuts. A very good set in bright original cloth. A little shaken, minor wear to heads and tails of spines. Map lightly foxed. Inscribed "from the author".
The Parsi Religion:
as contained in the Zand-Avasta, and propounded and defended by the Zoroastrians of India and Persia, unfolded, refuted, and contrasted with Christianity. Bombay American Mission Press 1843
First edition, pp.610, folding lithographed plate. A very good copy in original blind-stamped cloth, spine faded. Small tear to margin of folding plate, not affecting image.
Travels in Egypt and the Holy Land.
The second edition: with a journey through Turkey, Greece, the Ionian isles, Sicily, Spain, &c. London Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green 1824
Second edition pp.xxi, 452, frontis, 11 plates. A good copy bound in half-calf, marbled boards. Title and frontis foxed. Some foxing to and off-setting of plates.
The Wilderness of Zin
(Archaeological Report). London Palestine Exploration Fund 1915 (1935)
First edition, second (1935) issue (without full stop after spine date), 4to, pp.xvi, 154, 37 plates, 2 maps. A little light spotting to end-papers and first title page, but otherwise a near fine copy in the original cloth-backed boards.
Schriften zur Arabisch-Islamischen Geschichte.
Frankfurt Am Main Institut für Geschichte der Arabisch-Islamischen Wissenschaften an der Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität 1986
Reprint Two volumes, pp.xiii, 963; vii, 955, 4 folding charts, 2 folding illustrations. Veröffentlichungen des Institutes für Geschichte der Arabisch-Islamischen Wissenschaften. Reihe B. Nachdrucke, Abteilung Geschichte, Band 1.1 und Band 1.2. A very good set in original cloth.
Early collection of Persian folklore & music
Obraztsy persidskago narodnago tvorchestva [Specimens of Persian Folk Creativity]
Pesni pevtsov-muzykantov, pesni svadebnye, pesni kolybel'nye, zagadki, obraztsy raznogo soderzhaniya. [Songs of Singers-Musicians, Wedding Songs, Lullabies, Riddles, Samples of Various Content.] St. Petersburg I. Boraganskago 1902
First edition. Small 4to (29.5 x 19.5 cm), pp.[iv], ix, [1, blank], 279, , [1, blank], 10 colour illustrations on 5 plates, 1 black-and-white portrait, with 9-page addenda loosely inserted. A very good copy bound in modern blue cloth, all edges untrimmed, mostly unopened.
Catalogus Codicum Copticorum Manuscriptorum.
Anastatischen Neudruck der original ausgabe von 1810. Leipzig J.C. Hinrichs'sche Buchhandlung 1903
Reprint of 1810 edition Folio, pp.xii, 663, 7 plates. A very good copy internally, in the original boards. Original paper vellum spine soiled, and with 10 cm split to edge.