Very Good. 228 pp. with illustrations. The life of a woman who disguised herself as a man and travelled through the forbidden territories of Algeria seeking membership in the esoteric religious life of Islam. Brown boards with gold lettering on spine.
NY, Ecco Press, 1975, 1st edition hardcover, light brown cloth, very good sound square tight copy, previous owner name/address on free front endpaper in pen, otherwise unmarked, fair or about good dust jacket, 5-3/4"x9-1/4", 228pp, ill.
Good. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall. Isabelle Eberhardt (17 February 1877-21 October 1904) was an explorer and writer who lived and travelled extensively in North Africa. For the time she was an extremely liberated (but troubled) individual who rejected conventional European morality in favour of her own path and that of Islam. She died in a flash flood in the desert at the age of 27. Some creasing to covers.
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