Seven Pillars of Wisdom. A Triumph.London, Jonathan Cape, 1935 Stock Code: 130998
NotesFirst trade edition, first impression, published by Cape immediately following Lawrence's death. It is O'Brien's so-called "Third English Edition," following the Oxford Times edition of 1922 (of which there were eight copies), and the 1926 Cranwell edition (limited to 211 copies, 170 only designated complete).
Large octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in terracotta morocco, titles to spine gilt, Eric Kennington's crossed swords blocked to front board gilt, twin rule to turn-ins gilt, dark green endpapers, top edge gilt, others untrimmed.
With 4 maps and 54 other illustrations.
The occasional minor blemish, an excellent copy in a fine binding.
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