printed for liddell hart and inscribed to his wife
LIDDELL HART, Sir Basil Henry and Sir Ronald STORRS. Lawrence of Arabia. [London], Corvinus Press, 1936.
4to. Original mottled boards with tan cloth spine and corners, spine lettered in gilt, gilt device at foot of front cover, top edges gilt, others uncut; pp. ; slight darkening at head and foot of spine, small skilful repair to initial blank leaf, still a very nice copy.
First edition. 128 numbered copies were printed, of which this is no. 3 of 24 copies printed for the authors on Barcham Green 'Medway' handmade paper (this being one of 12 printed for Capt. Liddell Hart), signed by the authors. This copy is inscribed by Liddell Hart to his wife. - Old Henry Sotheran label inside front cover.
This book contains the text of two speeches made at a luncheon given in memory of Lawrence about a month after his death. Lord Lloyd was in the chair.
Nash and Flavell 2; O'Brien E101.