Edited by A. W. Lawrence. With photographs by the author.London: Williams and Norgate Ltd, 1939 Stock Code: 142422
First edition, first impression, containing all the hitherto uncollected writings by Lawrence about the East, containing his diary kept during a journey in Northern Syria in 1911, the suppressed introductory chapter of Seven Pillars of Wisdom (its first publication for the general public), two of Lawrence's newspaper articles, the preface to the Leicester Gallery catalogue, and 129 photos taken by Lawrence.
Octavo. Original brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt, top edge black. With dust jacket.
Frontispiece and 74 plates, illustrations in the text.
Bookseller's ticket to front pastedown. Slight lean to spine and sporadic foxing, still a near-fine copy in like jacket, a few soiling marks and small chips at head of spine panel, intact and unrestored.
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