Legends of the Bait Al-Kretliya as Told by Sheikh Sulaiman al-Kretli and put into English by R.G. "John" Gayer-Anderson Pasha.

Ipswich: East Anglian Times, 1951.

Price: $75.00

About the item

First edition. Illustrated with 14 Photographs and 15 Illustrations from engravings by Abd al-Aziz Abdu. xiv, 105 pp. 1 vols. 4to. Green cloth spine and boards. Almost fine.

Item #44175

These tales were told by Sheikh Sulaiman al-Kretli and were put together by John Gayer-Anderson's brother T.G. Gayer-Anderson after his brother's death. He owned the house Bait al-Kretliya which with all his Islamic treasure reverted back to the Egyptian State on his death.