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The Mongols in the Islamic Lands

By: Amitai, Reuven

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Variorum: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66043


Cloth covered boards with trace wear and soil, and slightly bumped spine ends and corners. Binding sound, text clean. No names, stickers or stamps. Fingerprints to a few pages.; Variorum Collected Studies Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 390 pages View more info

A Year in Baghdad

By: Baez, Joan & Albert V. Baez

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, John Daniel & Company: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 66699


Pictorial yellow softcover. Signed by Al Baez with short personalization to the half title. The spine is a bit sunned. The lower corner of the book is lightly bumped, a 3" crease to the lower, rear cover corner. Very good and tight otherwise. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 205 pages; Signed by Author View more info

A Neighborhood in Ottoman Istanbul Fruit Vendors and Civil Servants in the Kasap Ilyas Mahalle )

By: Behar, Cem

Price: $24.00

Publisher: State University of New York Press: 2003

Seller ID: 67717


An excellent copy, nearly fine. No marks or names. ; Suny Series in the Social and Economic History of the ... History of the Middle East (Paperback; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages View more info

Pre-Ottoman Turkey

By: CAHEN, Claude

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Taplinger: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 65094


Cloth covered boards with sunned edges and spine, mild edgewear and foxing, some overall soil and spotting to spine. Small hole near top of spine. Binding tight, text a little marked. Foxing and trace soil to text block. Interior has some age toning.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 458 pages View more info

From Kavad to Al-Ghazali Religion, Law and Political Thought in the Near East, c.600-c.1100

By: Crone, Patricia

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Ashgate Variorum: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 65852


Cloth covered boards with bumped spine ends and corners, and light soil and edgewear. Binding sound, text clean. Trace soil to text block. No names, stickers or stamps. ; Variorum Collected Studies Series; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 370 pages View more info

The Culture and Social Institutions of Ancient Iran

By: Dandamaev, Muhammad A. & Vladimir G. Lukonin & Philip L. Kohl & D. J. Dadson

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2004

Edition: Digital reprint

Seller ID: 65972


Glossy wraps with light edgewear and creasing, and corners starting to curl. Scuffing to spine and rear cover. Binding tight, spine faintly creased, text lightly marked in pencil. Light soil to text block. Partial sticker inside front cover. Mild soil to ffep. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 463 pages View more info

Towns and Townsmen of Ottoman Anatolia Trade, Crafts and Food Production in an Urban Setting 1520-1650

By: Faroqhi, Suraiya

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 65373


Paper covered boards with slight wear and fading to edges. Dj has the laminate layer peeling up along bottom edge which has been taped down with scotch tape. Otherwise mild edgewear, browning and soil. Binding tight, text clean. Foxing to text block and more faintly to interior. No names, stickers or stamps. An uncommon book.; Cambridge Studies in Islamic Civilization; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 440 pages View more info

Ottoman Civil Officialdom A Social History

By: Findley, Carter Vaughn

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 65056


Black cloth. Foxing to all page edges. The text is completely clean and unmarked. Foxing also the the front and rear endpapers. The dust jacket has some fading to the spine but is otherwise a very nice copy. No tears or creases. ; Princeton Legacy Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 424 pages View more info

Ibn Khaldun in Egypt His Public Functions and His Historical Research, 1382-1406

By: Fischel, Walter

Price: $75.00

Publisher: University of California Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 65277


Cloth covered boards with lightly bumped spine ends and trace wear. Dj in new mylar has light edgewear, two View more info

Rise of the Bourgeoisie, Demise of Empire Ottoman Westernization and Social Change

By: Gocek, Fatma Muge

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66911


Blue cloth. There is some light-colored staining to the cloth. Otherwise a very clean, completely unmarked copy. Very tight. The dust jacket is nearly fine with very minimal wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 232 pages View more info

A Shared World Christians and Muslims in the Early Modern Mediterranean

By: Greene, Molly

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 66866


Dust jacket in very good condition+: bumped spine and edgewear along back panel, spine, and inside flaps. Book in very good+ condition with cloth covered boards: bumped spine, tight binding with no markings whatsoever inside. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 248 pages View more info

The Portraits of T. E. Lawrence

By: Grosvenor, Charles.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hillsdale, Otterden Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 64804


Limited to 200 copies of which this is #197, signed by the author. Quarto pictorial tan wraps. Color portrait plate to the front cover. Illustrated. Former owner bookplate to the front free endpaper. All else is nearly fine. Very clean and unmarked. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 82 pages; Signed by Author View more info

WITNESSES TO A WORLD CRISIS Historians and Histories of the Middle East in the Seventh Century

By: Howard-Johnston, James

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 66342


Paper covered boards with bumped spine ends and upper corners. Dj in new mylar has trace edgewear and barcode sticker to rear. Binding sound, text clean. Remainder mark to bottom of text block. Trace soil to text block and page margins. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 576 pages View more info

Arabic Administration in Norman Sicily The Royal Diwan

By: Johns, Jeremy

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 67404


Maroon boards. Light wear, bumping to the spine ends. Minor wear to the corners. One corner is bumped. A couple of spots of soiling to the page fore edge. Interior is very clean, unmarked, and tight. ; Cambridge Studies in Islamic Civilization; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 410 pages View more info

Saladin in Egypt (Medieval Mediterranean Peoples, Economies and Cultures, 400-1500)

By: Lev, Yaacov

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66547


Cloth. A very clean, unmarked copy but for some slight toning to the upper page edges. At the upper edge there is also some aroma from smoke. The dust jacket is very clean; without tears or chips. ; Medieval Mediterranean; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 214 pages View more info

Literacy and Identity in Pre-Islamic Arabia

By: MacDonald, M. C. A.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Ashgate Varorium: 2009

Seller ID: 65948


Cloth covered boards with bumped spine ends and mild soil. Binding cracked at second blank page, otherwise sound. Text clean. Some fingerprint smudges to interior. No names, stickers or stamps. Mild soil and foxing to text block.; Variorum Collected Studies; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 432 pages View more info

Power, Politics and Religion in Timurid Iran

By: Manz, Beatrice Forbes

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 65935


Paper covered boards with bumped spine ends and corners. Dj in new mylar has sunned spine and 1'' tear to top front edge. Binding sound, text clean. No names, stickers or stamps. Minor creases to corners of some pages. ; Cambridge Studies in Islamic Civilization; Large 8vo 9" - 10" ; 313 pages View more info

Studies in Caucasian History I. New Light on the Shaddadids of Ganja II. The Shaddadids of Ani III. Prehistory of Saladin

By: Minorsky, V.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 65145


Paper covered boards with trace edgewear and bumped spine ends and corners. Dj in new mylar has mild edgewear and soil. Spine lightly sunned. Binding tight, text clean. No names, stickers or stamps. ; Cambridge Oriental Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 169 pages View more info

An Ayyubid Notable and His World Ibn Al-Adim and Aleppo as Portrayed in His Biographical Dictionary of People Associated with the City

By: Morray, David

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66545


Red cloth. An excellent, nearly fine copy. Completely unmarked. The dust jacket has some browning to the extreme upper edges. The spine is a bit faded. All else is excellent. ; Islamic History and Civilization; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 235 pages View more info

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The Transformation of Nomadic Society in the Arab East

By: Mundy, Martha & Basim Musallam

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66883


Mylar wrapped dust jacket in good+ condition: minor shelf wear, lightly bumped spine and upper corners, there is a clean, neat slice to the back flap about 1.5" inches long. Book in very good condition, blue cloth covered boards, upper corners are bumped, lightly bumped spine, little white marks on the cover, rubbing to back panel, minimal soil to text block, white pages, clean with no markings whatsoever, very tight binding. ; University of Cambridge Oriental Publicatio... View more info