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Image for Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah

Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah

By: Burton Capt. Sir Richard F.

Price: $400.00

Publisher: London, Tylston and Edwards: 1893

Seller ID: 4418


Two-volume set of the Memorial Edition edited by Isabel Burton. Black cloth with gilt decor front and rear. Red-tinted top edge. Color and b/w plates. Modest wear to head of spine (see image). Otherwise nice clean copies with firm hinges and gutters; no previous owner's names or other markings. View more info

Image for The Kasidah of Haji Abdu El-Yezdi

The Kasidah of Haji Abdu El-Yezdi

By: Burton, Richard F.

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Portland, Thomas Bird Mosher: 1915

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 915

Condition: Very Good


Portland: Thomas Bird Mosher. Very Good. 1915. Limited Edition. Original vellum-colored paper-covered boards with gilt-arabic lettering on . front. Number 4 of only 20 copies of this Japanese vellum limited edition signed by Mosher. Four 1/4" stains to back board.; 4to; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for The Gold-Mines of Midian and Ruined Midianite Cities A Fortnight's Tour in  Northwestern Arabia

The Gold-Mines of Midian and Ruined Midianite Cities A Fortnight's Tour in Northwestern Arabia

By: Richard F. Burton

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London, C. Kegan Paul & Co.: 1878

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2905

Condition: Very Good


London: C. Kegan Paul & Co.. Very Good. 1878. Second Edition. Red cloth boards with gilt title to front cover and particulars in gilt to spine. Wear to head and tail of spine. Bumps to fore edge corners. Bookplate of previous owner to front pastedown. Foxing to introductory pages. Fold out map detached from rear of book but intact. A nice clean copy. ; xvi, [405], [32] pages; View more info

Image for A Series of Seventy Original Illustrations to Captain Sir R.F. Burton's  "Arabian Nights" and a Portrait of Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton  K.C.M.G., F.R.G.S., etc. etc. Reproduced from the Original Pictures in Oils  specially painted by Albert Letchford

A Series of Seventy Original Illustrations to Captain Sir R.F. Burton's "Arabian Nights" and a Portrait of Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton K.C.M.G., F.R.G.S., etc. etc. Reproduced from the Original Pictures in Oils specially painted by Albert Letchford

By: Richard F. Burton & Albert Letchford

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, H.S. Nichols Ltd.: 1897

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1403

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth with vibrant gilt Arabic motif & script. Top edge gilt, others uncut. Wear to hinges & head of Spine (see image), else a fine, sound copy. ; 17.5 x 26 cm; xv, 71 (plts) pages; (This is the set of illustrations as published for the entire set, sans text.) All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. First Edition. View more info

Image for The Nile Basin. Part I. Showing Tanganyika to be Ptolemy's Western Lake  Reservoir. A Memoir Read Before the Royal Geographical Society, November  14, 1864. With Prefatory Remarks. By Richard F. Burton.  Part II. Captain  Speke's Discovery of the Source of the Nile. A Review. By James M'Queen.   Inscribed by Burton.

The Nile Basin. Part I. Showing Tanganyika to be Ptolemy's Western Lake Reservoir. A Memoir Read Before the Royal Geographical Society, November 14, 1864. With Prefatory Remarks. By Richard F. Burton. Part II. Captain Speke's Discovery of the Source of the Nile. A Review. By James M'Queen. Inscribed by Burton.

By: Richard F. Burton & James M'Queen

Price: $6,010.00

Publisher: London, Tinsley Brothers: 1864

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 1521

Condition: Very Good


London: Tinsley Brothers. Very Good. 1864. First Edition. Cloth. A fresh clean copy of the first edition without sophistications, repairs or restorations in the original maroon cloth & with the three maps. Bright gilt rule & type to spine; blind ruled boards. Handsomely inscribed to a Lady (see image).; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; iv,[ii],195,iv pages; Signed by Author; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

Image for One Hundred Illustrations to Captain Sir Richard Burton's translation of  The Arabian Nights from Original Paintings by Stanley L. Wood. Limited to  250 copies of which this is number 128.

One Hundred Illustrations to Captain Sir Richard Burton's translation of The Arabian Nights from Original Paintings by Stanley L. Wood. Limited to 250 copies of which this is number 128.

By: Stanley L. Wood after Richard F. Burton

Price: $400.00

Publisher: London, Pickering & Chatto: c. 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1404

Condition: Very Good


London: Pickering & Chatto. Very Good. c. 1898. First Edition. Proofs before letters. Tape to inner hinges of worn chemise; darkening of contents cover. Otherwise very good with all plates (each of which has a hinged tissue guard) clean & fresh.; 8vo ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info