THE WILDERNESS OF ZIN. C. Leonard Woolley, T. E. Lawrence.


With a chapter on the Greek inscriptions by M. N. Tod. Introduction by Sir Frederic Kenyon. Pp. [ii]+166, 40 plates, 2 full page maps, folding plan, numerous text figures (a couple full page), index; cr. 4to; brick red buckram, spine and upper board lettered in gilt; top edges red (a trifle soiled); dust wrapper, faintly foxed and a trifle soiled, edges chipped and split, with small piece torn from bottom edge of front panel; short closed tear to fore-edge pp. 163/4, a little light foxing; Jonathan Cape, London, 1936.Second U.K. edition. O'Brien A006. *Originally published in 1915, this was the first of Lawrence's work to be published in book form. Sir Frederic Kenyon's preface (not included in the first edition or in the 1935 second issue of the work, which was bound from the original sheets), describes the further archaeological work done in the area since the original publication. This edition also includes 3 more plates than the original. Item #132341

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