Iraq Royal Family. Collection of Photographs Recovered From the Ruins of …

LAYER, William, and Ali WAHAB. Iraq Royal Family. Collection of Photographs Recovered From the Ruins of Zuhur Palace, 2004.

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LAYER, William, and Ali WAHAB. Iraq Royal Family. Collection of Photographs Recovered From the Ruins of Zuhur Palace, 2004. [Beirut, Dar Alrafidain, 2018].

4to. Original boards with illustrated dust-wrappers; pp. 13, [2], 15, 117 plates; near-fine.
Very rare first edition, bilingual in Arabic and English, signed by Ali Wahab on title-page. A very rare and beautiful publication showing the Royal splendour and one of the finest cars of the 1930s, the Mercedes given to King Ghazi, unfortunaley by Adolf Hitler.
COPAC locates a single copy, at the British Library.

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