London: Jonathan Cape, 1927. First trade edition. Quarto, original cloth with gilt lettering, portrait frontispiece and fifteen plates, folding map at the rear. A few light spots affect the front board, endpapers browned, yet a handsome and pleasing copy. Item #179
This edition is a shorter narrative than "Seven Pillars of Wisdom", yet it retains many of the magnificent and iconic portrait plates from the original Jonathan Cape edition. They reproduce charcoal drawings by Augustus John, W. Roberts, Cosmo Clark and Eric Kennington.
Price (AUD): $400.00