The Land of Uz
The Land of Uz

ABDULLAH MANSUR [i.e. G. WYMAN BURY]. The Land of Uz.

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ABDULLAH MANSUR [i.e. G. WYMAN BURY]. The Land of Uz. London, Macmillan, 1911.

8vo. Original red cloth, decorated and lettered in gilt; pp. xviii, 354, [2, advertisements], illustrated with numerous plates after photos, large colour-lithographic folding map at the end; light bumping and wear to extremities, repaired tears to map, one plate with very short marginal cut, occasionally a little spotted; provenance: Presentation Copy blind-stamp to title.
First edition. This book describes the adventurer's travels in southwestern Arabia, in Yemen and Aden, thus producing an early and valuable ethnographic, geographical and cultural source for the historian of the Hadhramaut and the Yemeni highlands and their tribal structure.

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