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Arabian Sands: Thesiger, Wilfred

Thesiger, Wilfred

Published by Longmans, London (1959)

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Item Description: Longmans, London, 1959. First edition. First edition. 46 plates, 8 maps to the text & folding map in pocket. xvi, 326 pp. 8vo. "I went to Southern Arabia only just in time." Rare signed copy in the dust jacket. Arabian Sands is Thesiger's first and most important work, recounting his crossing of the Empty Quarter under the aegis of the Middle East Anti-Locust Unit in 1946-7. Although brief reports of the journey were published in the Journal of the Royal Geographical Society in the late 1940s, it was only through the efforts of his friend Graham Watson and the publisher Mark Longman that Thesiger was persuaded to write a book-length account.For a decade, Thesiger had longed to explore the Empty Quarter and seized the opportunity presented by Owen Bevan Lean to accompany the Anti-Locust unit. Thesiger crossed the empty quarter twice: first in 1946-7, on a 2000 mile journey that began and ended at Salala on the south coast. He set again almost immediately in 1947, departing Manwakh well in Yemen and visited at Liwa Oasis and then to Abu Dhabi town. This included a brief imprisonment in Saudi Arabia. Arabian Sands includes accounts of both these crossings and is illustrated with Thesiger's own dramatic photographs.Thesiger, who had a revulsion to modern life, immersed himself in the country, made friends with the Arabs and travelled on foot and by camel. He states boldly in the introduction to this work, whatever their results "[future explorers] will never know the spirit of the land nor the greatness of the Arabs." Arabian Sands was received enthusiastically in the press and Thesiger himself thought it "his finest book" (ODNB). The Daily Telegraph stated: "Following worthily in the tradition of Burton, Lawrence, Philby and Thomas, [Arabian Sands] is, very likely, the book about Arabia to end all books about Arabia." Indeed, St John Philby described Thesiger as "probably the greatest of all explorers" (Maitland, 380) and Sir John Glubb regarded him "the last, and certainly one of the greatest, of the British travellers among the Arabs" (ibid.). Alexander Maitland, Wilfred Thesiger: the Life of the Great Explorer (2006) Fine original cloth, spine gilt, in very good dj, headcap chipped, some minor shelfwear 46 plates, 8 maps to the text & folding map in pocket. xvi, 326 pp. 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 301660

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Thesiger, Wilfred

Published by Longmans, Green and Co, London (1959)

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Item Description: Longmans, Green and Co, London, 1959. First edition of the author's masterpiece. Octavo, original cloth. Boldly signed by Wilfred Thesiger on the title page, with a contemporary signature. An excellent example in a near fine dust jacket with some rubbing to the extremities. Map unopened in the inside pocket of the rear pastedown. Though educated at Eton and Oxford, Wilfred Thesiger was repulsed by the softness and rigidity of Western life-"the machines, the calling cards, the meticulously aligned streets." In the spirit of T. E. Lawrence, he set out to explore the deserts of Arabia, traveling among peoples who had never seen a European and considered it their duty to kill Christian infidels. His now-classic account is invaluable to understanding the modern Middle East. "Following worthily in the tradition of Burton, Lawrence, Philby and Thomas, [Arabian Sands] is, very likely, the book about Arabia to end all books about Arabia" (The Daily Telegraph, London). Bookseller Inventory # 24033

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Arabian Sands (Signed By The Author): Thesiger, Wilfred

Thesiger, Wilfred

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Item Description: Longmans (UK), 1959. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. The First UK Printing published by Longmans (UK) in 1959. The BOOK is in near FINE condition. Light pushing to the spine ends. Mild toning to the spine. The usual light offsetting and spotting to the prelims and rear end papers. Text-block lightly toned. Christmas gift inscription to the front end paper. The recipient being Robin Hodgkin, the noted Educationalist and Mountaineer. Pages remain clean. Map present and complete in the rear end pocket as called for. The WRAPPER is complete and is in Very Good++ condition. Mild edge-wear with some creasing and rubbing along the folds and edges in places. Slight dulling of the red titling to the spine but much better than usually encountered. Light soiling to the rear panel. The wrapper looks very attractive in the removable Brodart archival cover. The book has been Signed without dedication to the title page by the author. This was Thesiger's first book and 'and, in his opinion, his finest' (ODNB). Scarce with such attributes. Ashtonrarebooks welcomes direct contact. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # ABE-1477319839819

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Wilfred Thesiger

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Item Description: E P DUTTON & COMPANY INC. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. HARDCOVER Legendary independent bookstore online since 1994. Reliable customer service and no-hassle return policy. Rare Books>Exploration and Travel Writing. Book: USED, Good. Dust Jacket: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 01111000022726001. Bookseller Inventory # 01111000022726001

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Thesiger, Wilfred

Published by London: Longmans (1959)

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Item Description: London: Longmans, 1959. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. First edition. Lavishly illustrated with photographs and maps (including one in a pocket inside the rear cover). Thesiger was the last and probably the greatest of all the English explorers who traveled through the Middle East and this is his best book. He rejected his English upbringing and lived fearlessly among the Bedouins who occupied the desert, dressing as they did, eating what they did and traveling either afoot or with the aid of animals. Other than the natives, he is the only one known to have twice crossed the notorious Empty Quarter which constitutes the most forbidden part of the Arabian desert. Corners slightly bumped, else a fine copy in dust jacket of this momentous book. Bookseller Inventory # 0017

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Thesiger, Wilfred

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Item Description: Longmans, Green and Co, London, 1959. First edition, second printing of the author's masterpiece. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Wilfred Thesiger on the title page. Fine in a very good price-clipped dust jacket with some rubbing and wear to the extremities. Map unopened in the inside pocket of the rear pastedown. Though educated at Eton and Oxford, Wilfred Thesiger was repulsed by the softness and rigidity of Western life-"the machines, the calling cards, the meticulously aligned streets." In the spirit of T. E. Lawrence, he set out to explore the deserts of Arabia, traveling among peoples who had never seen a European and considered it their duty to kill Christian infidels. His now-classic account is invaluable to understanding the modern Middle East. "Following worthily in the tradition of Burton, Lawrence, Philby and Thomas, [Arabian Sands] is, very likely, the book about Arabia to end all books about Arabia" (The Daily Telegraph, London). Bookseller Inventory # 37009

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Wilfred Thesiger

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Item Description: Fairmount Books Ltd Remainders, 1983. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 2170051

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Wilfred Thesiger

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Item Description: E. P. Dutrton and Co. Hardcover. Book Condition: GOOD. Good clean copy with no missing pages might be an ex library copy; Possibly may have minor marginal notes and or highlighting. Bookseller Inventory # 2704939112

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Arabian Sands [Signed by Alexander Maitland +: Thesiger, Wilfred Patrick

Thesiger, Wilfred Patrick [1910-2003] Alexander Maitland

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Item Description: Published by Motivate Publishing, London First Thus Edition . London 2010., 2010. This special Centenary Edition hard back binding in publisher's original black cloth covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine and to the upper panel, with additional photographs and a fold out map, marks the 50th Anniversary of the book's launch and the 100th Anniversary of Wilfred Thesiger's birth. Quarto 10'' x 7''. Contains 311 printed pages of text with monochrome photographs throughout, large fold out map to the rear. Fine condition book in Fine condition dust wrapper, unused new book. SIGNED message by Alexander Maitland to the half-title page 'To William, Wilfred's friend, from Alex, With very best wishes, 22nd June, 2011. Separately enclosed are two double-sided SIGNED letters from Alexander Maitland to William, and one from his wife, Margaret. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, it does not adhere to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 9781860632839 SAUDI ARABIA. Bookseller Inventory # 76535

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Thesiger, Wilfred

Published by E.P. Dutton, New York (1959)

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Item Description: E.P. Dutton, New York, 1959. First American Edition. First American Edition. Illustrated with photographs and maps (one fold-out at the end). xvi, 326pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Pubished in the same year as the first English edition. Arabian Sands is Thesiger's first and most important work, recounting his crossing of the Empty Quarter under the aegis of the Middle East Anti-Locust Unit in 1946-7. Although brief accounts of his travels were published in the Journal of the Royal Geographical Society in the late 1940s, this is his first appearance in print in book form. Blue cloth backed boards. About fine in chipped dust jacket Illustrated with photographs and maps (one fold-out at the end). xvi, 326pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 300046

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Wilfred THESIGER

Published by Longmans, [1959] (1959)

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Item Description: Longmans, [1959], 1959. 8vo., First Edition, with frontispiece, 68 plates on 46, 3 maps in the text and a large folding map in red and black in pocket at end, top lightly dust-soiled; beige cloth, gilt back, backstrip faintly browned at extreme head and tail, a very good, bright, clean copy in unclipped, mildly browned dustwrapper. The author's first and most celebrated book, chronicling his years of travel after WWII 'without European companions and living as an Arab'. SCARCE, ESPECIALLY IN THIS CONDITION. Bookseller Inventory # 25859

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WILFRED THESIGER

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Item Description: Longman Publishing Group. FIRST edition of this landmark authors first book. A very good copy in a very good d/w. This copy has the map in it's pocket and it is in fine condition. There is some foxing to the top of the text block and some grubbiness to the other two edges but the pages are clean and bright. The d/w is unclipped and has minor loss to the spine ends and minor foxing but is nice and bright and is protected in a mylar cover. Scans available if required. Bookseller Inventory # 3897194

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Thesiger, Wilfred

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Item Description: Longmans, London, 1959. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: fair. Hardcover. Cream cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Lean to spine, head and tail creased. Boards stained, extremities rubbed. Previous owner's name in ink on ffep. Endpapers discolored. Dust jacket creased, faded and stained with chips and tears. Folded map at rear. Bookseller Inventory # 2494

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Thesiger, Wilfred

Published by E. P. Dutton, New York (1959)

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Item Description: E. P. Dutton, New York, 1959. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. First US edition, first printing. A near fine book (very close to fine) with the corners very lightly tapped, otherwise straight, clean, tight and crisp with a pristine interior, in a fine unclipped dustjacket with very light edge wear, some mild rubbing and short closed tears but virtually no missing paper (perhaps at one corner). It is also unfaded and uncreased - most uncommon in this condition. Bookseller Inventory # T575

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THESIGER, Wilfred.

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Item Description: Longmans, London., 1959. First edition. Octavo. pp xvi, 326. Photographs by the author; folding map in rear pocket. The author's first book, arguably the greatest travelogue of the 20th century.Spine faintly creased. Near fine in very good dustwrapper a little marked and nicked and creased at edges. Bookseller Inventory # THESIGER028814

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Thesiger, Wilfred

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Item Description: Fairmount Books Ltd Remainders. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. 0002170051 2000 Harper Collins (UK) hard cover - 1st Thus full number line - minor tanning to page edge - otherwise a fine clean like new collectible now in mylar cover - enjoy. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1007067

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Thesiger, Wilfred

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Item Description: Penguin Classics. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: Fine. 0141442077 2000 Harper Collins (UK) hard cover - 1st Thus full number line - minor tanning to page edge - otherwise a fine clean like new collectible now in mylar cover - enjoy. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1007068

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Wilfred Thesiger

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Item Description: London: Longmans, 1959. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. First Edition. Octavo, xvi, 326pp. Frontispiece plus 68 photographic illustrations, 8 maps plus a folding map in pocket at rear. Beige cloth. With dust jacket. Very Good book in a Very Good jacket with a little soiling and rubbing. Thesigerís first book, Arabian Sands is the story of his five years spent travelling and living in the vast Empty Quarter from 1945 to 1950. Bookseller Inventory # B0286

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Thesiger, Wilfred

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Item Description: Longmans, Green & Co., London, 1959. Hard Cover. Book Condition: VG. Dust Jacket Condition: VG. First Edition. VG/VG. 8vo. original cream textured paper boards gilt (a little rubbed & bumped) in dustwrapper (edges rubbed with wear to extremities, fade to titling on spine, a little loose fitting); pp. xvi, 326, with 68 plates + a colour folding map in rear pocket & 8 text maps. A very good copy of Thesiger's most celebrated book. Bookseller Inventory # 015097

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THESIGER, Wilfred

Published by Longmans, 1959 (1959)

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Item Description: Longmans, 1959, 1959. 1st edition. Hardcover. Oatmeal-coloured boards in very good condition, with good gilt lettering on the spine. Pages, photographic plates and maps are all very clean, with the map in the rear pocket, first owner's name on fep. The dustjacket is very good, not price-clipped, a little rubbed to the rear panel, with fading to the red spine title, and otherwise in pretty good condition. Overall, a nice copy of one of the most important books of 20th-century travel literature. Thesiger received the 1948 Founder's Gold Medal from the Royal Geographical Society for his travels in, Bookseller Inventory # PSHB7002

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Arabian Sands.: WILFRED THESIGER

WILFRED THESIGER

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Item Description: Longmans, London, 1959. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edition. First Edition, first printing. 8vo. 326pp. Cream boards lettered in black and gold at spine. With a frontispiece and nearly seventy photographs taken by the author, plus nine maps including one multi-panel folding example housed in a rear pocket. Tip of one corner knocked and with just a touch of spotting to top edge and free endpapers. A very good copy in non-price-clipped dust wrapper, a little chafed and nicked at extremities, dust soiled at rear panel, and edgeworn at tips of corners and spine ends with two or three tiny slivers of loss and a little internal repair. The author's first book - a justly celebrated account of his five year travels in and around the 'Empty Quarter'. Bookseller Inventory # ARC91397

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Arabian Sands (First Printing): Thesiger, Wilfred

Thesiger, Wilfred

Published by Longmans (1959)

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Item Description: Longmans, 1959. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. First edition, first impression. Very Good+: firmly bound in sharp beige cloth, slightly toned to the extreme top and bottom edges; gently pushed to the heel of the spine; bright gilt; tanning and faint, sporadic spotting to the edge of the page block; a couple of small marks to the ffep, else internally bright, crisp and clean; pristine map held in a pocket to the rfep (pocket has a 1cm closed edge-tear). The unclipped dustwrapper (35/- net stated) is Very Good minus: rubbed to the spine tips and corners, with a short (1.2cm) closed tear to the head of the spine; fading to the red title type to the spine and a small surface abrasion to the head of the spine; toning to the rear flap fold and a handful of tiny spots to the rear panel; presented in a removable, archival-quality Brodart protective cover. All orders are sent very carefully wrapped in bubble wrap and sturdy cardboard. Bookseller Inventory # A168

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Arabian Sands: THESIGER, Wilfred

THESIGER, Wilfred

Published by Longmans Green & Co. London (1959)

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Item Description: Longmans Green & Co. London, 1959. First impression. Publisher's paper over boards. Near fine/very good indeed. An unusually attractive copy in dustwrapper, the latter evidencing a little edge-wear at the head and only slight fading of the red titles, neatly price-clipped. Map present in pocket to rear. One of the great narratives of twentieth-century travel, an account of the author's five years living and travelling with the Bedu during the 1950s. Together with a small party of companions Thesiger twice crossed the great southern desert, an area of half a million square miles and within which lay a vast wilderness of sand so desolate that even the Arabs called it the Rub al Khali, or the Empty Quarter. At the time of publication this narrative was already a lament for the passing of an ancient way of life, the author writing in the introduction that: "If anyone goes there now looking for the life I led they will not find it. [the Bedu] had no thought of a world other than their own. they were the lineal heirs of a very ancient civilization, who found within the framework of their society the personal freedom and self-discipline which they craved. Now they are being driven out of the desert into towns where the qualities which once gave them mastery are no longer sufficient.". Bookseller Inventory # 1780

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Arabian Sands: Wilfred Thesiger

Wilfred Thesiger

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Item Description: Longmans, London, 1959. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edion. Original light green cloth boards with gilt title. xvi + 326pp with illustrations and folding maps in rear pocket. Very slight wear to cover Original dustwrapper with rubbing to edges and a few marks, price-clipped. Gift inscription at front endpaper to Robery Fairney from Tom Philby [brother of H St John Philby] IMMEDIATE DESPATCH FROM UK, ALL OVERSEAS ORDERS SENT AIRMAIL Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 124712

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Arabian Sands: Thesiger, Wilfred

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Item Description: Published by Longmans, London, 1959. , xvi, 326 pages, 68 black and white photo plates including frontispiece, 9 maps including fold out map in colour in pocket at rear. First Edition , minor bumps to corners, book is in near fine condition , dustwrapper has slight wear to edges, a light crease at top front, now protected by plastic wrapper and in good condition , beige cloth with gilt titles to spine , 23 cm x 15.5 cm Hardback ISBN: Bookseller Inventory # 67198

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Thesiger, Wilfred:

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Item Description: London: Longmans, 1959. First edition. HB. Cloth and dustjacket. 326pp. With 68 b&w photos in plates & 9 maps, one in pocket at back. Travelling in various desert regions but mainly the Empty Quarter in Arabia, covering five years to 1950. Very Good in Very Good jacket, now in clear sleeve. Minor bumping to cover corners, light browning & spotting to closed edges. Jacket has red colour faded out on spine lettering, spotting and light marks to back, and lightly rubbed edges with creases and nicks. Bookseller Inventory # 25741

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Thesiger, Wilfred

Published by Penguin Books, London (1991)

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Item Description: Penguin Books, London, 1991. Soft Cover. Book Condition: VG. Reprinted with a Second Preface. 8vo. original printed paper wraps (wraps faded, slightly rubbed & creased, tanning to paperstock); pp. 348 (last blank), [4 (pubs. advts.)], with 16 plates + 8 maps. A very good copy. Flatsigned to title page 'Wilfred Thesiger'. In the new preface Thesiger reconciles with the inevitable changes to the region following his departure in 1950. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 007210

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ARABIAN SANDS By WILFRED THESIGER 1959 First: WILFRED THESIGER

WILFRED THESIGER

Published by E. P. DUTTON AND COMPANY, NY (1959)

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Item Description: E. P. DUTTON AND COMPANY, NY, 1959. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. TITLE: ARABIAN SANDS By WILFRED THESIGER 1959 First Edition AUTHOR: WILFRED THESIGER PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) / COPYRIGHT: E. P. DUTTON AND COMPANY, NY 1959 EDITION: First Edition stated CATEGORY: Adventure, First Edition, Rare BINDING/COVER: Hardback with dust jacket COLOR: NICELY DECORATED LIGHT BLUE FRONT BOARD WITH DARK BLUE SPINE COVER CONDITION: The dust jacket is in good plus condition; there is the smallest rubbings to the top edge; the top edge has really minor small sized splits to a couple of places; the rest of the jacket is really good; the original $5.95 price is still on the lower edge of the front flap. Book is without marks or writings, pages are clean and book is tight and sturdy. All the pages are present in book. SIZE: 5 ½ x 8 ½ (approximately) PAGES: 326 pages. Good+/Good+ dust jacket condition. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: The remarkable true story of one of the last great adventures of modern times. ILLUSTRATED. The map is present and stuck to the back inside board. This is the author's first book. COMPETITIVE PRICING! Once paid, book(s) will ship immediately to customer (it's on the way), you are welcomed to email about shipment date! REFUNDS: All ViewFair books, prints, and manuscript items are 100% refundable up to 14 business days after item is received. InvCodePrc 145 E H V VIEWFAIR BOOKS: 008063. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 008063

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Arabian Sands: Thesiger, Wilfred

Thesiger, Wilfred

Published by E.P. Dutton, New York (1959)

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Item Description: E.P. Dutton, New York, 1959. First American edition. First American edition. Illustrated with photographs and maps (one fold-out at the end). xvi, 326pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Arabian Sands is Thesiger's first and most important work, recounting his crossing of the Empty Quarter under the aegis of the Middle East Anti-Locust Unit in 1946-7. Although brief reports of the journey were published in the Journal of the Royal Geographical Society in the late 1940s, it was only through the efforts of his friend Graham Watson and the publisher Mark Longman that Thesiger was persuaded to write a book-length account. Blue cloth and boards. Near fine in good yellow pictorial dust-jacket (unclipped, top of spine panel chipped, spine panel sunned and rubbed with loss to lettering) Illustrated with photographs and maps (one fold-out at the end). xvi, 326pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 305596

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Thesiger, Wilfred

Published by Longmans London 1965 (1965)

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Item Description: Longmans London 1965, 1965. reprint hardback with dust jacket Near Fine octavo 326pp., b/w pls., maps, index, Map in rear pocket. Nice copy in sl. spotted price-clipped dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # A111798

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