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Lawrence and the Arabs

by Graves, Robert & Graves, Alfred, Perceval

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Published
1938
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Reprint
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1938. A very good copy, in similar bright d/w of this biography of T.E. Lawrence.Internally sound and complete. Prepared for the popular market in TE's lifetime after he had withdrawn Revolt in the Desert. Illustrated with photographs. 288pp. . Reprint. Hardback. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Monumental Industry, The Production of Tomb Monuments in England and Wales in the Long Fourteenth Century

by Badham, Sally & Oosterwijk, Sophie

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Published
2010
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781907730009
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Donington: Shaun Tyas &, 2010. A new copy of this collection of scholarly essays. 274pp + plates. A significant collection of essays relating to tomb monuments. . First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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R101 A Pictorial History

by Walmsley, Nick Le Neve

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Published
2000
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780750925020
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Stroud: Sutton Publishing, 2000. A fine copy of this illustrated account of the doomed airship. 142pp.. First Edition. Hardback. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Revolt in the Desert

by Lawrence, T.E.

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Published
1927
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Fair
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First US Edition
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New York: Doran Doubleday, 1927. A fair copy, rebound in an attractive full brown leather, however the book has pages browned and has some minor evedence of library use. Looks good on the shelf and a useful reading copy., 446pp with fold out map and plates.. First US Edition. Leather. Fair. Illus. by Kennington, Eric & Others. 8vo - over… Read more
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Masters of Mayhem Lawrence of Arabia and the British Military Mission to the Hejaz

by Stejskal, James

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2018
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781612005744
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Oxford: Casemate, 2018. A fine new copy. 184pp. Striking where the enemy is weakest and melting away into the darkness before he can react. Never confronting a stronger force directly, but willing to use audacity and surprise to confound and demoralize an opponent. Operations driven by good intelligence, area knowledge, mobility, speed, firepower, and detailed planning and executed by a… Read more
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Lawrence and the Arabs

by Graves, Robert & Graves, Alfred, Perceval

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1927
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Good
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First Edition
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1927. A good copy of this biography of T.E. Lawrence in sand coloured cloth. Internally sound and complete. Small previous owners inscription to fep dated 1927, otherwise very clean. Small spilt to cloth at head of spine. Prepared for the popular market in TE's lifetime after he had withdrawn Revolt in the Desert. Illustrated with photographs. 454pp.… Read more
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Behind the Lawrence Legend The Forgotten Few Who Shaped the Arab Revolt

by Walker, Philip

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Published
2018
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Fine
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Reprint
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9780198802273
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, Early English Text Society, 2018. A fine new copy. 284pp. T. E. Lawrence became world-famous as 'Lawrence of Arabia', after helping Sherif Hussein of Mecca gain independence from Turkey during the Arab Revolt of 1916-18. His achievements, however, would have been impossible without the unsung efforts of a forgotten band of fellow officers and spies. This… Read more
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London: R, Clavell, J. Robinson & A. Churchill, 1686. A very good copy bound in contemporary calf, re-spined in matched leather, re-inforced paper to front hinge, new rear endpaper. with five raised bands and original red leather title label laid on. Early heraldic bookplate of Gul Massey (St John's College Cambridge) to front paste-down. Contains, 406pp + 5pp Contents; frontispiece,… Read more
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Revolt in the Desert

by Lawrence, T.E.

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Published
1927
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Very Good
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Third Impression
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1927. A very good copy of this key book, in the third impression of 1927 in very good third impression d/w. Being an abridgement of the 1927 Seven Pillars of Wisdom and published in Lawrence's lifetime to assist in funding the '26 Seven Pillars. 445pp. . Third Impression. Hardback. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Kennington, Eric &… Read more
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Her Privates We

by Manning, Frederic

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Published
1930
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Fine
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First Edition
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London: Peter Davies Limited, 1930. A fine copy with the original intact glassine wrapper with card fold-ins also intact. Incredibly scarce in this condition. THE great novel of the First World War, published originally in a small limited and numbered edition in 1929, as Middle Parts of Fortune and an expurgated edition was published by Peter Davies in 1930. A… Read more
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The Tower Armoury in the Fourteenth Century

by Richardson, Thom & Rimer, Graeme

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Published
2016
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780948092756
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Leeds: Royal Armouries, 2016. A fine new copy of this recent publication covering arms and armour at the Tower of London using documentary sources. 254pp.The documents surviving from the privy wardrobe, the department which administrated the Tower armoury under Edward III, Richard II and Henry IV, provide a unique insight into the use of arms and armour in England as… Read more
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Atlas of Mesopotamia, A Survey of the History and Civilasation of Mesopotamia from the Stone Age to the Fall of Babylon

by Beek, Martin A.

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Published
1962
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Fine
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First Edition
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London & Edinburgh: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1962. A fine copy in d/w and housed in the original card sliocase. 164pp iillustrated throighout and with coloured maps.. First Edition. Hardback. Fine/Fine. Folio - over 12" - 15" Tall.
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Lawrence, the Last Crusade, A Dramatic Narrative Poem.

by Rodman, Selden

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Published
1937
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: Viking Press, 1937. A good copy bound in original cloth. O'Brien E116.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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The Mint

by Lawrence, T.E.

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Published
1957
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Second US Edition
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New York: Doubleday, 1957. A good copy of this account of T E Lawrences time in the RAF. O'Brien A0169. Second US Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Secret Despatches from Arabia

by Brown, Malcolm

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Published
1991
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Fine
Edition
First Thus
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Bellew, 1991. A fine copy of this now elusive reissue of the Golden Cockerel Press edition, with new material added. O'Brien A228a.. First Thus. Hardback. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Secret Despatches from Arabia

by Brown, Malcolm

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1991
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First Thus
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Bellew, 1991. A fine copy of this now elusive reissue of the Golden Cockerel Press edition, with new material added. O'Brien A228a. Tipped an article from TE Notes by Malcom Brown giving the inside story of the new edition.. First Thus. Hardback. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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British Widows of the First World War: The Forgotten Legion [Signed By the author]

by Hetherington, Andrea

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Published
2018
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781473886766
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Barnsley: Pen & Sword Military, 2018. An account of the women who had to deal with the death of their husbands during the conflict. 200pp. Signed by the author on half title. . First Edition. Hardback. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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The Cree Journals, The Voyages of Edward H. Cree, Surgeon R.N. As Related in His Private Journals 1837-1856

by Levien, Michael (Ed) (Designer binding)

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Published
1981
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Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9780906671368
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Exeter: Webb & Bower, 1981. A fine copy in a designer full leather binding with inlaid design to front cover and grey gilt ornamented spine. Original d/w bound in to rear. A unique and handsome copy. An illustrated journal of the career of this Royal Naval surgeon recounting his voyages to the far east and involvement in the Crimean War.… Read more
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Hemel Hempstead: 66 Books Ltd, 2019. A fine as new copy. Written by Keeper of Armour at The Wallace Collection. This is an authoritative history and directory of sharp-edged weapons and blades from around the world, with over 700 superb colour photographs. A detailed history of the development of daggers, fighting knives and bayonets, from their origins in the Stone… Read more
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The New Army in Training

by Kiplling, Rudyard

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Published
1915
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Very Good
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First Edition
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London: Macmillan & Co, 1915. Original sand coloured wrappers lettered and ruled in red. The wrappers are in very good condition. The articles included in this book first appeared in The Daily Telegraph. 64pp.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good/Very Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
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