Lot 106: HART, LIDDELL AND RONALD STORRS. LAWRENCE OF ARABIA, 1936, NUMBER 20 OF 128 COPIES (1 VOL.)
October 20, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: folio (285 x 280mm.), FIRST EDITION, NUMBER 20 OF 128 COPIES OF WHICH THIS IS ONE OF 24 COPIES PRINTED FOR THE AUTHORS on Barcham Green "Medway" paper, signed by both authors, additional printed note "This copy is one of 12 printed for Sir Ronald Storrs", PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED BY STORRS ("R | from | R | With gratitude | + affection | 12 VII 36") on front free endpaper, original cloth backed mottled paper boards lettered in gilt on spine, original acetate dust-jacket
Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
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Literature: O'Brien E101