Travels in Arabia Deserta.
With an Introduction by T. E. Lawrence.London: Jonathan Cape, 1936 Stock Code: 121339
NotesNew and definitive edition, first impression. First published in 1886, this reissue with a new preface by Doughty and an introduction by T. E. Lawrence found a new generation of readers for this classic of travel. This "definitive" edition of 1936 was published in a format matching that of the 1935 Seven Pillars of Wisdom.
2 volumes, large octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in reddish brown morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, raised bands, single rule to boards gilt, rules to turn-ins gilt, dark green endpapers, top edges gilt, others untrimmed.
A fine copy.
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