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T.E. Lawrence - Revolt in the Desert - 1927

T.E. Lawrence - Revolt in the Desert - 1927

Description
T.E. Lawrence - Revolt in the Desert - 1927
History, Illustrated, Travels, War history, History & Military - Quantity: 1 - Other - see description - Book

Portrait frontispiece, 15 portrait plates and a large fold-out map

Lawrence's own abridgement of Seven Pillars of Wisdom, achieved immediate popular success. Revolt in the Desert is not a work of literature, or even a history of the campaign. It is an account of the experiences of one remarkable British officer's war from his own perspective.

Item Description
The book is illustrated with portrait frontispiece of Lawrence, 15 portrait plates and a large fold-out map printed in red and black. Published by Jonathan Cape, London, 1927. Original Sand-coloured boards, spine lettered in gilt.

Book Dimensions: 24 x 17 x 3.5 cm & Number of Pages: 446 including index

Condition
Solid and well bound volume. Boards have light wear with few marks on faded covers. Internally; the book is nice, tidy and in very good condition. Neat inscriptions with pencil on inside front cover. All pages are tightly held at the gutter. Inner hinges are very good. The text and plates are clean and bright (Please see pictures).

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
History, History & Military, Illustrated, Travels, War history
Author/ Illustrator
T.E. Lawrence
Book Title
Revolt in the Desert
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1927
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Jonathan Cape
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Extras
Other - see description
Number of pages
446
Dimensions
24×17 cm
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