TRAVELS IN ARABIA DESERTA. Charles M. Doughty.

TRAVELS IN ARABIA DESERTA.

With an Introduction by T. E. Lawrence. In two volumes. Pp. 674+696, frontispiece portrait plus 8 plates (2 folding), numerous text figures (some full page), 2 folding coloured maps, the title pages printed in red & black, appendices, index and glossary of Arabic words; cr. 4to; brown buckram, spines lettered in gilt, boards slightly flecked, fore-corners bruised; top edges brown, others uncut; dust wrappers, slightly soiled, with a couple of spots of foxing, edges and backstrips lightly rubbed (heavier Volume I), with splits and small tears (some tape repaired) to edges and backstrip extremities of Volume I; a couple of short closed tears to inner edge of folding map at end of Volume I neatly repaired on reverse with cloth and tape, pp. 567/8 in Volume II slightly creased, a little light foxing; Jonathan Cape, London, 1943. New and definitive edition, second printing [sixth UK edition, reprinted]. O'Brien A017, notes. *Originally published by Cambridge University Press in 1888.. Item #147257

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