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The Arab War: Confidential Information for General Headquarters from Gertrude Bell, Being Despatches Reprinted from the Secret "Arab Bulletin",

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The Arab War: Confidential Information for General Headquarters from Gertrude Bell, Being Despatches Reprinted from the Secret "Arab Bulletin",

by Bell, Gertrude

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About This Item

London: The Golden Cockerel Press, 1940. A fine copy bound in quarter green leather with cream cloth covered boards, one of only 500 numbered copies this being Number 327. Being despatches reprinted from the secret "Arab Bulletin". Introduction by Sir Kinahan Cornwallis, Director of the Arab Bureau, 1916-1920. 52pp; bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe in quarter green niger morocco, spine lettered in gilt, with raised bands and small cockerel device, t.e.g., . First Limited Edition. Hardback. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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Bookseller
Rickaro Books Ltd GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
057151
Title
The Arab War: Confidential Information for General Headquarters from Gertrude Bell, Being Despatches Reprinted from the Secret "Arab Bulletin",
Author
Bell, Gertrude
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Edition
First Limited Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Golden Cockerel Press
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1940
Keywords
Arabia Lawrence TE Gertrude Bell Iraq Palestine First World War Secret Despatches Golden Cockerel Press Private
Bookseller catalogs
T E Lawrence; Private Press;
Size
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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About Rickaro Books Ltd

At Rickaro Books, we have over 30 years experience in bookselling and customer care. We have a retail shop located in the historic town of Horbury and whilst we sell online, we always welcome visitors to the shop.We specialise in T.E. Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia) but also carry a wide range of other titles across the fields of military, local history and first edition fiction. if you are seeking for a particular title, we are happy to assist and are always interested in purchasing good, collectable books.

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