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The Arab of the Desert

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Product description

The Arab of the Desert - A Glimpse into Badawin Life in Kuwait and Sau'di Arabia, by HRP Dickson. Second edition, published in London by George Allen & Unwin Ltd in 1951.

An account of the culture of the Bedouins of Kuwait and Saudi Arabia compiled through observations by the author from 1929 to 1936 during his carer as a British Political Officer in Kuwait.

In good condition, with 12 maps included in the book, as well as 8 folding maps and 6 genealogical charts which are held together loosely at the back of the book. The yellow cloth covers are marked and stained and show signs of shelfwear, while the leaf edges are slightly spotted (please see photos). The interior is clean and unmarked.

Item details

Author(s):
HRP Dickson
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
Second edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
664
Publisher:
George Allen & Unwin Ltd
Title:
The Arab of the Desert

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The Arab of the Desert - A Glimpse into Badawin Life in Kuwait and Sau'di Arabia, by HRP Dickson. Second edition, published in London by George Allen & Unwin Ltd in 1951.

An account of the culture of the Bedouins of Kuwait and Saudi Arabia compiled through observations by the author from 1929 to 1936 during his carer as a British Political Officer in Kuwait.

In good condition, with 12 maps included in the book, as well as 8 folding maps and 6 genealogical charts which are held together loosely at the back of the book. The yellow cloth covers are marked and stained and show signs of shelfwear, while the leaf edges are slightly spotted (please see photos). The interior is clean and unmarked.

Author(s):
HRP Dickson
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
Second edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
664
Publisher:
George Allen & Unwin Ltd
Title:
The Arab of the Desert

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