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(LAWRENCE, D. H.) [MAGNUS, Maurice.] M.M.

Memoirs of the Foreign Legion.

With an Introduction by D. H. Lawrence.

Published: London: Martin Secker, 1924

Stock code: 98064

Price: £425

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First edition, first impression, one of 2,000 copies. Magnus’s memoir of his time with, and subsequent desertion of, the French Foreign Legion was left unpublished upon his death by suicide in 1920, and was here published for the first time, together with a lengthy introduction and biographical sketch by Lawrence, his erstwhile friend.

Octavo. Original black cloth, spine and front board lettered gilt, top edge red. With the dust jacket. A fine copy in the bright jacket that has a short closed tear to head of spine and nicks to extremities.

Bibliography: Roberts & Poplawski B14.

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