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    Two Books by T. E. Lawrence including Revolt in the Desert. New York, 1927. First American edition. Octavo. A faultless copy in a very attractive dust jacket. [and:] Oriental Assembly. London: Williams and Norgate, Ltd., 1939. First edition, first issue. Octavo. An exceptionally clean copy.

    More Information: Two Books by T. E. Lawrence including Revolt in the Desert. New York: George H. Doran Company, 1927. First American edition. Octavo. xvi, [4], 335, [1] pages. with twenty-four full page illustrations and folding map at rear. Publisher's brown cloth with gilt spine lettering, pictorial endpapers. In original buff dust jacket printed in red and black. Red letters on jacket spine somewhat faded and some very small erosion to upper jacket spine, price-clipped. Small Jonathan Cape prospectus for this title laid-in. A faultless copy in a very attractive dust jacket. [and:] Oriental Assembly. Williams and Norgate, Ltd., London, 1939. First edition, first issue (with page 16 mis-numbered). Octavo. xii, [2], 291, [1] pages. With 111 plates of photographic illustrations. Publisher's brown cloth with gilt spine lettering. Original brown dust jacket that is not price-clipped but with a bit of darkening to spine. An exceptionally clean copy.

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