WORLD WAR I
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LAWRENCE OF ARABIA'S WAR THE ARABS, THE BRITISH AND THE REMAKING OF THE MIDDLE EAST IN WWI
Written by Neil Faulkner.
Stock no. 2127042
Published by Yale University Press. 1st 2016. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Dark blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9780300196832. A few light marks to covers.
THE FALL OF THE OTTOMANS THE GREAT WAR IN THE MIDDLE EAST, 1914-1920
Written by Eugene Rogan.
Stock no. 2126447
Published by Allen Lane. Circa 2015. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Re-creating one of the most important but little understood fronts of the First World War. Grey boards, black title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781846144387. SIGNED by author to title page. 4th printing. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.
ALLENBY'S WAR: THE PALESTINE-ARABIAN CAMPAIGNS 1916-1918
Written by David L. Bullock.
Stock no. 1816394
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1988. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
The story of the Palestine and Arabian campaigns of 1916-18 and the background of the preceding 1914-15 period. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0713718692. Dustwrapper spine lightly faded.
A PRINCE OF OUR DISORDER THE LIFE OF T.E. LAWRENCE
Written by John E. Mack.
Stock no. 1816391
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A biography based on more than ten years of research and interviews with those who knew him. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Maps to endpapers. ISBN: 0297770977. Surface damage to gutter edge of page 88-88. Top & tail of spine rubbed. Pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed at edges and repaired to verso with clear tape.
THE BOY IN THE MASK: THE HIDDEN WORLD OF LAWRENCE OF ARABIA
Written by Dick Benson-Gyles.
Stock no. 1816389
Published by The Lilliput Press. 1st 2016. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.
A biography. Orange boards, black title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781843516569.
T.E. LAWRENCE AN ARAB VIEW
Written by Suleiman Mousa.
Stock no. 1816386
Published by Oxford University Press. 1967. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Mousa, the author of several books in Arabic and works in the Press and Information Department in Amman, wrote this book after a study of the literature on T.E. Lawrence had convinced him that although there were books written to praise Lawrence and others to discredit him, all of them exaggerated his part in the Arab Revolt and failed to do justice to the Arabs themselves. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Orange pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed.
THE BALFOUR DECLARATION: THE ORIGINS OF THE ARAB-ISRAELI CONFLICT
Written by Jonathan Schneer.
Stock no. 1816385
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2010. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
The Balfour Declaration was conceived amidst the horror of the First World War, its creators were an extraordinary cast of diplomats, scholars, soldiers and spies, Arab rulers and insurgents and Zionist zealots. It was a public statement announcing support for the establishment of a national home for the Jewish people and set in motion a series of events, entirely unseen by its authors. Black boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 9780747599487. A few bumps and minor marks to boards. Pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed and a little grubby with a small dampstain to lower rear corner.
SETTING THE DESERT ON FIRE
Written by James Barr.
Stock no. 1816384
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2006. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
T.E. Lawrence and Britain's Secret War in Arabia 1916-1918. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780747579861. A few minor marks and creases to text block.
YOUNG LAWRENCE: A PORTRAIT OF THE LEGEND AS A YOUNG MAN
Written by Anthony Sattin.
Stock no. 1816383
Published by John Murray. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.
Uncovering the story T.E. Lawrence wanted to conceal: the truth of his birth, his tortuous relationship with a dominant mother, his deep affection for an Arab boy, the intimate details of the extraordinary journeys he made through the region with which his name is forever connected and the personal reasons that drove him from being a student to becoming an archaeologist and a spy. Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781848549128.
MASTERS OF MAYHEM: LAWRENCE OF ARABIA AND THE BRITISH MILITARY MISSION TO THE HEJAZ
Written by James Stejskal.
Stock no. 1816380
Published by Casemate. 1st 2018. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.
How Lawrence and the British Military Mission supported the unconventional warfare in the Hejaz during the Arab revolt, with the creation of the Hedgehog force and formation of armoured car sections and other units, culminating in operations against the Ottoman Turkish army that enabled Field Marshal Allenby to achieve victory in 1918. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 9781612005744.
FOKKER - THE MAN AND THE AIRCRAFT
Written by Henri Hegener. Illustrated by W.F. Hepworth.
Stock no. 2126129
Published by Harleyford Publications Limited. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
This book is split into three parts. Part one the biography, part two comprises 49 3-view drawings, part three gives a by-type review. Large format. SIGNED by author, editor and others involved in the production of this book. Signatures are on a bookplate that is stuck to front pastedown. Serial number: 205. Spotting to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and chipped, with score mark across front panel.
RECONNAISSANCE & BOMBER AIRCRAFT OF THE 1914-1948 WAR
Written by W.M. Lamberton; E.F. Cheesman. Illustrated by J.D. Carrick; F.A. Yeoman.
Stock no. 2126126
Published by Harleyford Publications Limited. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Large format. B/w photos and diagrams (some fold-out). SIGNED by author, editor, illustrator and others involved in the production of this book. Signatures are on a bookplate loosely inserted to front of book. Serial number: 168. Bumping to corners. Some page corner creasing. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks; a little loss; browning and a few grubby marks.