SITWELL, Sacheverell. Mauretania. Warrior, Man, and Woman. London, Duckworth, 1940.
8vo. Yellow cloth; spine printed in blue; illustrated dust-wrapper (not price-clipped), map endpapers; pp. ix, 328; 16 photographic plates; browning to spine; discoloration to end fly-leaf; a very good copy.
First edition. Only 1500 copies of the first edition were printed. 'In the Spring of 1939, Mr. Sitwell made a journey from Morocco, across the Sahara to Libya, in order to see the classical ruins of Leptis Magna … This is Mr. Sitwell's first Oriental subject' (front flap).