Lot 105: LAWRENCE, T.E. CRUSADER CASTLES, 1936 (2 VOL.)
October 20, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 2 volumes, 8vo (247 x 251mm.), FIRST EDITION, NUMBER 784 OF 1,000 COPIES PRINTED IN PERPETUA TYPE ON MOULD-MADE PAPER, titles printed in red, 166 reproductions of drawings, plans and sketches, with 2 large folding maps printed on japon in separate folder, original half morocco, top edges gilt, other edges uncut, minor edge-wear to binding
Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, when 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.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Literature: O'Brien A188, 189.