PHILBY, Harry St John Bridger.
PHILBY, Harry St John Bridger. Sheba's Daughters.
London : 1939First edition, first impression, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To G. L. Bates with the author's thanks and good wishes. H. St. J. B. Philby, 1/5/39." George Latimer Bates was an eminent ornithologist, naturalist, and author of the Handbook of Birds of West Africa. Bates had spent some 25 years in West Africa supporting himself... Learn More£1,875.00
Stock Code: 59530
PHILBY, Harry St John Bridger. A Pilgrim in Arabia.
London : 1943First and limited edition, number 51 of 350 copies, a typically handsome Golden Cockerel production, set in Perpetua type on Arnold's mould-made paper. A Pilgrim in Arabia comprises Philby's classic account of the Hajj in 1931, and of visits to Medina, Riyadh and Persia. It is dedicated to the composer Sir Granville Bantock; "they both shared a passion... Learn More£500.00
Stock Code: 139333