Nine Hundred Iron Chariots.
The Twelfth Arthur Dehon Little Memorial Lecture, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Delivered in Kresge Auditorium, Cambridge, Massachusetts, On Wednesday, May 14, 1963.[Cambridge: Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press,] 1963 Stock Code: 142891
First edition. One of 4,500 copies (3,000 of which were issued on 7 October 1963, and a further 1,500 later that month) produced from Graves's lecture at the M.I.T., which included lecturers such as Sir Edward V. Appleton, Secretary of the British Department of Scientific and Industrial Research.
This copy with an enigmatic annotation to the recto of the penultimate leaf, reading "forgive me".
Octavo, pp. . Original black stapled wrappers, titles in red and white to front cover, pictorial roundel to front cover.
Monochrome photograph of Graves.
Slight rubbing to extremities, the binding otherwise sharp and unfaded, internally crisp; a fine copy.
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