Arabia of the Wahhabis. Harry St. John Bridger Philby.

Arabia of the Wahhabis

New York: Arno Press, 1973.

Hardcover. Very Good. Reprint. xiv, 422 + illustrations + foldout map + plan, with frontispiece, diagrams, appendices, index. Minimal wear to boards including lightly bumped top corners; else clean and sound. No dust jacket. A volume in the Middle East Collection. "This volume continues and completes the record of my sojourn in Arabia during the years 1917 and 1918 ... I was, I think, the very last European to sojourn in Wahhabi Arabia before its desert spaces were desecrated by the advent of the motor-car, which made its first appearance in the territories of Ibn Sa'ud within a twelvemonth of my departure" (preface).

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