The letters of T. E. Lawrence.
New York. Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1939. First American edition.
8vo. 896pp. With 16 halftone illustrations, seven linecuts, and four maps. Original publisher's blind-stamped navy cloth, lettered in gilt, pictorial dustwrapper. Lightly rubbed, dustwrapper spine panel sunned with some loss to head and foot, corners clipped. Leaves toned, ink-stamp of inspector of Army Air Forces, Lloyd E. Brown (not to be confused with Lloyd D. Brown) to FEP.
The first American edition of a selection of letters by T. E. Lawrence to friends and colleagues throughout his life, including, but not limited to, Robert Graves, Edward Elgar, E. M. Forster, and Eric Kennington; edited by David Garnett, and first published by Jonathan Cape in 1938.
O'Brien A204.£ 50.00 Antiquates Ref: 23378