Shoucair Bey, Naum. [Tarikh al-Sudan al-qadim wa-al-hadith wa-jughrafiyatuhu]. The History & Geography of the Sudan.

Cairo, 1903.

Large 8vo. 3 vols. in one. 244, 148, 736 pp. With folding map. Contemporary half calf with giltstamped Arabic title to spine.


Extensive "history and geography of the Sudan": an invaluable study based upon information gathered by Anglo-Egyptian intelligence during the years of the Mahdist State. In Arabic throughout.

From the library of FitzRoy Somerset, Lord Raglan (1885-1964); latterly removed from the Raglan family library at Cefntilla Court in Wales (bookplate). A good copy.

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