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PINKY IN PERSIA

by Boyle, Kay

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NY: Collier, 1968 Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine, clipped dustjacket. First Edition. 32 pgs, reinforced boards. Picture-story of a cat in modern day Iran who meets wondrous creatures straight out of ancient Persia.. First Printing. Hard Cover. / . Illus. by Lilian Obligado.
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ALI HASSAN OF HAMADAN

by Ratzesberger, Anna, Illustrated by Ali Akbar

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Chicago: Whitman, 1933 Hard Cover. NEAR FINE in a Very Good dustjacket. First Edition. "The life, customs and habits of a little Persian boy." Dj and edges of book soiled. .
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UNCLE ALI'S SECRET

by Blatter, Dorothy

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Chicago: Albert Whitman, 1939 Hard Cover. VERY GOOD+ in a Very Good+ dustjacket. First Edition. The story of a lonely young boy in modern Turkey. Dj moderately foxed and soiled, illustrated by author. .
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A GIFT FROM THE BRIDE

by Cretan, Gladys Yessayan

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2nd Printing
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Boston Atlantic-Little, Brown 1964. Hard Cover. Fine in a near fine, clipped dj. The story of Mari a little girl in an Armenian village who wants to learn how to read. In Little Brown library binding, NOT a library discard. Illustrated by Rita Fava Fegiz.. 2nd Printing.
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THE RED LION A Tale of Ancient Persia

by Wolkstein, Diane, Illustrated by Ed Young

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NY: Crowell, 1977 Hard Cover. FINE in a NEAR FINE, clipped dustjacket. FIRST EDITION, first printing. 24 pages, cloth. Illustrated in the style of ancient Persian & Islamic manuscript paintings..
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THE MOUSE AND THE ELEPHANT

by Walker, Barbara & Naki Tezel

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Near Fine
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NY: Parent's Magazine, 1969 34 pgs, cloth. Tale from Turkey of a small, proud mouse who thought that no one, not even elephant, could be as great & powerful as he. Signed by McCully, a Caldecott Medal Winner.. Signed by Illustrator. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine Dustjacket. Illus. by Emily McCully.
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PALACE IN BAGDAD Seven Tales From Arabia

by Larson, Jean Russell, Illustrated by Marianne Yamaguchi

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NY: Scribners, 1966 Hard Cover. Fine in a NEAR FINE, Price Clipped Dustjacket. First Edition. Wonderful black and white illustrations highlight these folktales from the Middle East..
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THE JORDAN.

by Weingarten, Violet.

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Champaign, IL: Garrard, 1967. Hard Cover. FINE in NEAR FINE dustjacket. 96 pgs, cloth. Amazing story of the river which originates on Mt. Hermon, 9,000 ft above sea level & less than 160 miles farther south ends in the salty Dead Sea. Jordan irrigates the desolate Negev area of southern Israel. .
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THE BOOK OF WONDER VOYAGES.

by Jacobs, Joseph.

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NY: GP Putnam's, no date. Hard Cover. FINE in darkened dustjacket. Illustrated by John Batten. 230 pages, cloth. Famous voyages from Nordic, Greek & Arabian mythology with original black & white drawings by Batten. .
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THE ADVENTURES OF HAJJI BABA OF ISPAHAN

by Morier, James, Illustrated by Cyrus Baldridge

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NY: Random House, 1937 Hard Cover. First Edition Thus. Near Fine, in a Very Good+ dustjacket. Pages of book are age toned, else fine. Dj has a chip from upper top edge and is lightly corner and edge worn. 403 pgs, pictorial cloth. Tale of high adventure in Persia 1st pub in 1824 & here newly illus by Baldridge..… Read more
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TURKEY OLD AND NEW

by Ekrem, Selma

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NY Scrinbers 1947. Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. Very good+ in a very good dj. Fascinating look at ancient and modern (circa 1947) Turkey. Illustrated by photos..
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SUSIE AND LEYLA Teen-agers in Turkey

by Latimer, Rebecca H.

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New York Bobbs-Merrill Co. 1968. Fine in a near fine dustjacket. Story of an American girl in modern Turkey. FIRST edition.. Hard Cover.
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A WEAVE OF WORDS

by San Souci, Robert, Illustrated by Raul Colon

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9780531300534
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NY: Orchard Books, 1998 Hard Cover. Fine in a Fine Dustjacket. First Edition, first Printing. 32 pages, boards. Armenian folktale of adventure, love & wisdom beautifully illustrated by this gifted artist..
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ALADDIN AND THE WONDERFUL LAMP.

by Carrick, Carol.

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NY: Scholastic, (1989) Illus by Donald Carrick. FIRST PRINTING, REVIEW COPY. 32 pgs, boards. Imaginative paintings in full color illus this intriguing Arabian Nights tale. VERY FINE in VERY FINE dustjacket..
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KISS THE DUST

by Laird, Elizabeth

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NY: EP Dutton, 1991 Hard Cover. FINE in a Fine dustjacket. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. 281 pages, boards. A gripping novel carefully researched that presents the cultrue & spirit of the Kurdish people & a story of one triumphant refugee family who must flee from the Iraqi secret police into Iran..
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SAMI AND THE TIME OF THE TROUBLES

by Gilliland, Judith Heide and Heide, Florence Parry, Illustrated by Ted Lewin

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9780395559642
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NY: Clarion Books, 1992 Hard Cover. FINE in a Fine dustjacket. FIRST EDITION. "A ten year old Lebanese boy goes to school, helps his mother with chores, plays with his friends, and lives with his family in a basement shelter when bombings occur and fighting begins on his street. DJ lightly edge worn..
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New York World Publishing Co. 1968. Fine, no dj. Illustrated by Kurt Werth. 1970 edition.. Hard Cover.
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HAMID AND THE PALM SUNDAY DONKEY

by Drewery, Mary.

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NY: Hastings House, (1968) Hard Cover. FINE in a NEAR FINE DUSTJACKET. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Illustrated by Reginald Gray. 124 pages, reinforced cloth. Story of life in the modern Middle East & of its long, dramatic history told through the eyes of a young Arab boy who guides tourists through the Garden of Gethsemane..
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MAHMUD'S STORY.

by Noble, Iris.

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NY: Julian Messner, (1976) The Journal of a Palestinian Refugee. (FIRST EDITION). VERY GOOD+, no dj. 191 pages, reinforced cloth. From the age 10 to 20, a Palestinian Arab records his reactions to the conflict in the Middle East. Cover shows light soil. .
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THE LADY OF THE LINDEN TREE

by Picard, Barbara Leonie

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NY: Criterion Books, (1962) Illustrated by Charles Stewart. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. 214 pgs, boards. 12 magic new fairy tales set in Europe, the Middle East & the Orient. Paper is darkened. VERY GOOD+ in lightly worn dustjacket..
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