LAWRENCE, Thomas Edward [contributor]. A Brief Record of the Advance of the Egyptian Expeditionary Force Under the Command of General Sir Edmund H.H. Allenby, G.C.B., G.C.M.G., July 1917 to October 1918. Compiled from Official Sources. Second Edition. London, HMSO, 1919.
4to. Original grey cloth-backed printed boards; pp. [vi], 114; 56 plates of coloured maps illustrating operations, frontispiece portrait of Allenby; mild rubbing to extremities, otherwise very good.
A very good copy of this volume containing the order of battle and the campaign maps for the Near Eastern front. The publisher, The Palestine News, was the official paper of the Egyptian Expeditionary Force. There are two unsigned reports by T.E. Lawrence in the book, 'Sherifian co-operation in September' and 'Story of the Arab Movement'. These were compiled from his notes written originally for the Arab Bureau, which, along with the reports in the Arab Bulletin and The Times, are Lawrence's First published accounts of the Arab campaign. - This is the verion in the better binding, as oposed to copies in wrappers. The first edition had been published by The Palestine News in Cairo.