IN PRAISE OF BOOKS: A Cultural History of Cairo's Middle Class, Sixteenth to the Eighteenth Century.
Foreword by Peter Gran. Pp. xii+220 (last blank), frontispiece, 4 tables, notes, glossary, bibliography, index; beige cloth, lettered in green, boards a trifle marked; book label of David Levine, Sydney, on upper pastedown, a couple of faint spots of foxing; Syracuse University Press, Syracuse, N.Y., 2003. First edition. More