Precious Caskets. The Friendship of T.E. Lawrence and William McCance. LAWRENCE. T. E., Richard KNOWLES.
Precious Caskets. The Friendship of T.E. Lawrence and William McCance

Precious Caskets. The Friendship of T.E. Lawrence and William McCance

Upper Denby, The Fleece Press, 2003.

Quarto, 55 pages with 16 tipped-in plates (9 in colour, 2 double-sided) and an illustration.

Quarter cloth and marbled boards, with a paper title-label on the spine; all edges uncut; a fine copy with the small name-stamp (and private library number) of Ian Pettman on the front flyleaf.

An endpocket contains a small booklet, 'Notes made by William McCance after visiting bookbinding firms for T.E. Lawrence in 1926' (overlapping wrappers, a fine copy), together with (as issued) the facsimile cheque for £250 (signed 'J.H. Ross'). One of only 240 copies.

Item #116253

Price: $300.00