By T. E. Lawrence; David Garnett [ed.]
London   Jonathan Cape
9.5" by 6.5" 896pp.
The first edition, first impression of this impressive collection of the correspondence of T. E. Lawrence, with the original dust wrapper.
By T. E. Lawrence; David Garnett [ed.]

1938 The Letters of T. E. Lawrence

London   Jonathan Cape
9.5" by 6.5" 896pp.
The first edition, first impression of this impressive collection of the correspondence of T. E. Lawrence, with the original dust wrapper.
£255.00
: 1.5kgs / : 912Q15

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Description

First Edition, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding, With Dustwrapper

The first edition, first impression.

With the first impression issue points "Baltic" on page 182 later corrected to "Balkan" and T.E.L. on page 495, later corrected to T.E.S.

Bound in the publisher's original cloth, with the original dust wrapper.

David Garnett's fascinating publication of the correspondences of British archaeologist, army officer, diplomat, and writer, T. E. Lawrence, known as Lawrence of Arabia and renowned for his role in the Arab Revolt. The letters included date from between 1906 to 1935.

Illustrated with a frontispiece and fifteen illustrations as well as four maps, two of which are folding. Collated, complete.

With a previous owners ink inscription of Lawrence P. Byrne.

Condition

Bound in the publisher's original cloth, with the original dust wrapper. Externally, lovely, with a little bumping to the head and tail of the spine. Ink and pencil inscription to front endpaper. Dust wrapper is very smart, with light edge wera and ta little loss to the head of the spine, with tape repair to the reverse. A little sunning to the spine and the odd handling mark. Small clips to flyleaves. Internally, firmly bound with bright, clean pages.

Near Fine

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