Suitors and supplicants: The Little Nations at Versailles.
New York. Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1946. First edition.
8vo. xiii, , 301pp, . Original publisher's blue cloth, lettered in silver, printed paper dustwrapper. Light rubbing to extremities, wrapper chipped and torn, paper repairs to verso. Internally clean and crisp. From the library of the late Jeremy Wilson (1944-2017), the authorised biographer of T. E. Lawrence, with his distinctive inked ownership inscription to recto of FFEP.
The first edition of American journalist and Pulitzer Prize winning historian Stephen Bonsal's (1865-1951) first-hand account of the the Paris Peace Conference (1918-1919); including a chapter on the attendance of delegates of the Arab nationalist movement: 'The Arabs Plead for Freedom: Emir Faisal, Colonel Lawrence, and Gertrude Bell - The Desert Queen'.£ 50.00 Antiquates Ref: 22170