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Cairo and How to See It
1 Cairo and How to See It

Cairo, Egypt Les Editions Universitaires D'Egypte 1954 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with silver lettering on cover, silver advertising for Air France on rear board. Slight fading to cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight, pages are clean and bright. Small previous owner initials and date 1954 at top edge of front free endpaper. 187 pgs. with clean fold-out map of Cairo at rear of book (excellent condition). Illustrated with photographs of buildings and antiquities. "Welcome to Egypt" pamphlet from Air France in excellent condition also enclosed. Book details history of the area and important sites, architecture; itinerary for one day; two days; four days; a week. 12mo. Middle East. 012706

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Automobile Club of Egypt: A novel, Alaa Al Aswany
2 The Automobile Club of Egypt: A novel
Alaa Al Aswany
New York Alfred A. Knopf 2015 0307957217 / 9780307957214 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First U.S. Edition in brand new condition. Very clean yellow boards with deeper yellow cloth spine bright gold lettering on spine. No wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. 475 pages. Clean bright dust jacket has no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026206

Price: 20.00 USD
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An Innocent on Everest, Izzard, Ralph
3 An Innocent on Everest
Izzard, Ralph
New York E. P. Dutton 1954 First Hardcover Very Good+ good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean original jacket. Clean decorated paper covered boards with clean blue cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. Hint of surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 319 pp. with bibliography. Clean jacket is price clipped at top corner of front inside flap, has edge chipping and edge wear; author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Adventures of an English newspaperman -- the time of this adventure is that of the successful English conquest of Mount Everest. Story opens with the author in Cairo, where he had just returned from Kenya. Here he is suddenly ordered by his paper to be off to Katmandu in an attempt to beat the advance party of the official British expedition. 019672

Price: 15.00 USD
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Films Without Make-up, McIntyre, Ronald
4 Films Without Make-up
McIntyre, Ronald
Cairo, Egypt R. Schindler 1943 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Fair Jacket 
First Edition in tattered dust jacket. Clean gold cloth boards wtih red and black lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, clean maps on endpapers. Previous owner name and date (May, 1944 - Cairo) on half-title page. 339 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Errata page at end of book. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, but has large pieces missing. Enclosed in new mylar cover. Scarce book. A screen reporter's story, and a timely record of history and countries seen through the eyes of the men who--in peace and war--live dangerously, travelling into the far corners of the earth. Author was the director of the NZ Army film production unit in the Middle East. 8vo. Journalism. 012486

Price: 50.00 USD
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Cairo: The City Victorious, Rodenbeck, Max
5 Cairo: The City Victorious
Rodenbeck, Max
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1999 0-679-44651-6 / 9780679446514 First Hardcover Near Fine near fine Jacket 
Very clean maroon boards with brown spine, bright gold lettering on spine. Tiny bump at top spine corner. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 300 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Book review from Business Week laid in. A dazzling, cultural excavation of one of the world's greatest cities--from its ancient beginnings through the heights of medieval splendor, to the present day--by a gifted writer who has spent much of his life in Cairo. 017552

Price: 18.00 USD
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Smiling 'Round the World, Wilder, Marshall P.
6 Smiling 'Round the World
Wilder, Marshall P.
New York Funk & Wagnalls 1908 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (Published May, 1908 on copyright page; 1908 on title page). Decorated American trade bindnig. Clean gray cloth boards with black, red and blue decoration and lettering on cover, black lettering and small blue decoration on spine. No fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages are clean, with slight foxing to endpapers and text block edges. No names, writing or marks. Frontispiece photo illustration with clean tissue guard. Many more photo illustrations by the author. 330 pages + 6 pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. Author's travels around the world to Hawaii, Japan, China, Manila, Ceylon, Singapore, Cairo, Naples, Gibraltar and more. 024419

Price: 15.00 USD
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Smiling 'Round the World, Wilder, Marshall P.
7 Smiling 'Round the World
Wilder, Marshall P.
New York Funk & Wagnalls 1908 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, decorated binding. Clean beige ribbed cloth boards with red, black and gold decoration, red and black lettering on cover; black lettering and small gold decoration on spine. No bumping or fraying, binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers. Small previous owner name and date on back of frontis illustration. Frontis photograph with clean tissue guard (illustrated with black and white photographs throughout). 330 pages. A narrative of the author's world travels to places like Hawaii, Japan, China, Manila, Canton, Singapore, Ceylon, Cairo, Naples, and Gibraltar. 021425

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