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    One of 315 Copies of the True First Edition of
    T. E. Lawrence's Revolt in the Desert

    T. E. Lawrence. Revolt in the Desert. London: Jonathan Cape, 1927. First edition, one of 315 numbered copies (copy number 280). Quarto. [446] pages. With inserted limitation page and nineteen plates or maps. Publisher's quarter brown pigskin over buckram boards, spine lettered in gilt. Spine rubbed and worn, some wear to boards and soiling to boards, a few repaired tears to front board. A very good copy of this rare true first edition of Lawrence's abridged version of Seven Pillars of Wisdom. From the family of Maureen O'Sullivan Farrow.

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