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Signed presentation copy
London Thornton Butterworth 1937
First edition pp.372, illustrations, 4 maps, 1 folding. A very good copy in original cloth, slightly stained and chipped dust wrapper. With presentation inscription: To Sir Arthur Keith/ In Admiration/ Bertram Thomas/ May 1937. And the Armorial bookplate of Sir Cecil Wakeley.
The lives of Dr. Edward Pocock, the celebrated orientalist,
by Dr. Twells; of Dr. Zachary Pearce, Bishop of Rochester, and of Dr. Thomas Newton, Bishop of Bristol, by themselves; and of the Rev. Philip Skelton, by Mr. Burdy. London printed for F.C. and J. Rivington 1816
First edition Two volumes, pp.[viii], 438; 504, [8, index]. A handsome set bound in contemporary calf, gilt.
1844: grammar and dictionary of Berber Arabic
Grammaire et dictionnaire abrégés de la langue Berbère...
revus par P. Amédée Joubert. Paris Imprimerie Royale 1844
First edition. 4to, pp.[vii], xxiii, 236; Arabic characters in text. Recueil de voyages et de mémoires, publié par la Société de Géographie, volume 7, part 1. A very good unsophisticated copy bound in recent half calf, cloth boards. Light foxing throughout.
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.