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Year Amongst the Persians, A: Impressions as to the Life, Character, and Thought of the People of Persia, Received During Twelve Months' Residence in That Country in the Years 1887-8

By: Browne, Edward G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: USA, Time-Life Books: 1983

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: TRAASI105

ISBN: 705415031

Condition: Very Good


Cushioned hardcover, not issued with dust jacket, reprint of 1893 facsimile edition, 974gms, 594 pages, decorated endpapers, gold and red stamped boards and gilt page edging, part of Time-Life "Classics of Exploration" series, includes loose-leaf explanation of inclusion in the "Classics of Exploration" series. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear and light rubbing to boards. Some light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Search for Alexander, The

By: Carter Brown, J. (ed)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Canada, Little, Brown & Company: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISARC13

ISBN: 082121117X

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 678g, 192pgs. Produced for the exhibitions at several American art galleries in 1980, which accompanied the series and book of the same title, about Alexander the Great. Contains colour photographs of the exhibits. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Search for Alexander, The

By: Carter Brown, J. (ed)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Canada, Little, Brown & Company: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISARC14

ISBN: 082121117X

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 678g, 192pgs. Produced for the exhibitions at several American art galleries in 1980, which accompanied the series and book of the same title, about Alexander the Great. Contains colour photographs of the exhibits. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and minor creasing to the cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Soaring Spirit, A: 600-400BC (History of the World Time-Life Series, #4)

By: Editors of Time-Life Books

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Time-Life Books: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISANC61

ISBN: 0705409724

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with dark blue faux-leather padded binding, reprint edition, 872gms, 176pgs. This is Volume #4 in the History of the World series by Time-Life books. It covers Persia at the crest, the Hellenic unfolding, dawn of the Romans, and enlightenment in the East. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Alexander the Great

By: Green, Peter

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Praeger Publishers, Inc: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOASI35

Condition: Good


Hardcover, first edition, 1.04kg, 272pgs, illustrated endpapers, includes colour and black & white photographs. Few figure of antiquity have captured man's imagination as much as Alexander the Great. This book produces a portrait of Alexander the man, as opposed to the traditional golden hero of legend. Book is in good condition with pen inscription inside front cover, and mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair to good condition with moderate shelf wear, and tear on front (approx. 2.5"), otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Rose Garden of Shekh Muslihu'd-Din Sadi of Shiraz, The

By: Sadi; and Eastwick, Edward B. (translated by)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, England, The Octagon Press Ltd: 1979

Edition: First Impression

Seller ID: REL109

ISBN: 0900860650

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first impression in this edition, 470g, 243pgs. Introduction by Idries Shah. This is both on of the best-known of the Sufi classics and a major work of Persian literature. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket and boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Inside back pastedown has some tearing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info