Categories
Shopping cart (0 items € 0)
Advanced search

Recent Acquisitions

Arbitration between Abu Dhabi and Saudi Arabia

‘ABD AL-RAHMAN ‘AZZAM (ed.).

Memorial of the Government of Saudi Arabia. Arbitration for the settlement of the territorial dispute between Muscat and Abu Dhabi on the one side and Saudi Arabia on the other.
[Cairo], al-Maaref Press, 1955. 3 volumes. Folio. Numerous illustrations and maps. Modern library cloth. With the maps (supplement to vol. II) in separate matching slipcase.

Full description
€ 15,000
Order Inquire Terms of sale

The life of Muhammad and a history of Arabia under the first four Caliphs

[ARABIAN HISTORY].

Hedendaagsche historie; of het vervolg van de algemeene historie; … Behelzende het leeven van Mohammed; en het begin van de historie der Arabieren, onder de drie eerste Khalifs …
Utrecht, Hermanus Besseling (vols. 1-2), Leiden, Amsterdam, P. van der Eyk, G. de Groot and Son, K. van Tongerloo and P. Schouten (vol. 3), 1760-1764. 6 parts in 3 volumes. 4to. With 3 engraved frontispieces, engraved coat of arms and 6 folding plates. Contemporary boards covered with sprinkled paper.

Full description
€ 5,000
Order Inquire Terms of sale

First printed record of Abu Dhabi and Dubai:
the first Latin edition

[BALBI, Gasparo]. DE BRY, Johann Theodor.

Indiae Orientalis pars septima [...].Including: Icones, hoc est verae variorum populorum et regum, ceremoniarum item, superstitiosorum rituum et rerum aliarum, ...
Frankfurt, Wolfgang Richter, 1606. Folio (32.5 x 20 cm). With the letterpress title within an engraved architectural border, an individual letterpress title-page for the Icones, an engraved coat of arms on the dedication leaf, 20 engravings in text and 2 double-page engraved plates. 20th-century green half morocco.

Full description
€ 45,000
Order Inquire Terms of sale
41 books found / Show all