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GRAVES, Robert.

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
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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".

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Description

Octavo, pp. [24]. Original black stapled wrappers, titles in red and white to front cover, pictorial roundel to front cover.

Illustrations

Monochrome photograph of Graves.

Condition

Slight rubbing to extremities, the binding otherwise sharp and unfaded, internally crisp; a fine copy.

Bibliography

Higginson A103.

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