Lot 296: Doughty, Charles Travels in Arabia Desterta Vol 1 & 2
November 6, 2016
Gardena, CA, USALive Auction
Description: Doughty, Charles M. 'Travels in Arabia Deserta, With an Introduction by T.E. Lawrence Vol 1 & 2' Jonathan Cape, London 1936. 1st Edition Hardcover with DJ. Hardcover with brown cloth boards and gilt lettering. Slightly deckled edges. Scarce First Edition, First Issue of the 1936 "New and Definitive Edition" with the introduction by T. E. Lawrence. Portrait frontispiece in first volume, both profusely illustrated with maps, plans, and collotype plates, some folding, and including large folding maps at the inside of the rear covers of both volumes. 674 pages (volume 1) 696 pages (volume 2). Weight Approx., 7.25lbs total. 8 x 10.25 x 2" thick.