LAWRENCE, T.E. Oriental Assembly. Edited by A.W. Lawrence. London, Imperial War Museum, .
8vo. Original boards, printed wrappers; many illustrations, including 111 photographs by the author; fine.
First Imperial War Museum edition, limited to 500 copies of these writings on the Middle East. The first part of the volume contains all the hitherto uncollected writings by Lawrence about the East, including his travelogue in Syria and Iraq while researching Crusader Castles in situ, north-east of Aleppo. The second part contains over 100 photographs taken by Lawrence during the Revolt in the Desert. The present edition contains much bio- and bibliographical detail based on documents and photographs held by the IWM. - This edition is much harder to find than the first. At the moment are only paperback versions of the IWM edition on the market.