THE NORTHERN HEGAZ, A TOPOGRAPHICAL ITINERARY
Publisher: American Geographical Society
Condition: Very Good
Binding: Hard Cover
Edition: 1st edition
New York; American Geographical Society, 1926. Frist Edition. Hardcover, no dj. Illustrated with diagrams, b/w photographs and two maps tucked into rear pocket.xii+374pp. VG- condition. Gray cloth boards lightly rubbed/grimed. Gilt titling on spine and cover still bright on black tile background. Dust spots to top page edge. Light foxing through page 7, then again beginning in the back index. Rust stains around edges of map pocket in rear. Otherwise clean with no markings, square and securely bound. Alois Musil's (the "Czech Lawrence of Arabia") account of his travels through the region in the early 20th century.