HENDERSON, Edward. This Strange Eventful History. Memoirs of Earlier Days in the UAE and Oman. [London]. Quartett Books, 1988.
8vo. Original boards with dust-wrappers; pp. [viii], 184, plates after photographs, sketch map; evenly a little toned, as usual; a very good copy.
First edition, second impression, signed by the author on title-page. Henderson first went to the Trucial Coast and Oman in 1948, working for the Iraq Petroleum Company. He joined several expeditions into the hinterland of Oman and gathered extensive knowledge of the Omani tribes.