Nile to Aleppo. With the Light-Horse in the Middle-East
Nile to Aleppo. With the Light-Horse in the Middle-East
Nile to Aleppo. With the Light-Horse in the Middle-East

Nile to Aleppo. With the Light-Horse in the Middle-East

London, George Allen and Unwin, 1920.

Quarto, 287, [1] (colophon) pages plus 13 plates (including 5 tipped-in colour plates, one a portrait of Lawrence of Arabia) by James McBey.

Cloth slightly bumped at the corners, lightly flecked and a little lightly marked; endpapers offset; an excellent copy (internally fine).

The author, a teacher, enlisted in September 1914 and was attached to 9th AASC. He rose through the ranks, and served in Gallipoli, France and the Middle East. From May 1918 he worked in the Australian War Records Section. The portrait of Lawrence accompanies Chapter XII, 'Working with Lawrence' (9 pages). Dornbusch 386; Fielding and O'Neill, page 244 (both recording only the English edition); O'Brien F0268.

Item #113746

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