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Hardback 8.5 x 5.5 ins. In black cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine. In illustrated red dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (DW a little rubbed at edges, Not price clipped.) Cloth clean. Partial darkening to endpapers, Else a very clean and tight copy. 448pp. With 12 b&w photo plates. The book caused a scandal on publication, being seen as an unwarranted attack on a British Hero. The author claims that Lawrence had fabricated much of his own legend, although the later release of Government papers backed up a lot of Lawrence’s claims, his reputation was affected, as was the author’s.
Title: Lawrence of Arabia. A Biographical Enquiry.
Publisher: London, Collins, 1955 1st edition:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 80211
Keywords: T.E.Lawrence RICHARD ALDINGTON, T.E. LAWRENCE, Lawrence of Arabia, Biographical Enquiry, scandal, attack, reputation, first edition, Biography, R. Hammersby, DFM, 1955, 1st, edition, dustwrapper,