'The Mint' and Later Writings about Service Life. Edited by Jeremy and Nicole Wilson. T. E. LAWRENCE.
'The Mint' and Later Writings about Service Life. Edited by Jeremy and Nicole Wilson

'The Mint' and Later Writings about Service Life. Edited by Jeremy and Nicole Wilson

Fordingbridge, Castle Hill Press, 2009.

Quarto, xiv, 340 pages with a tipped-in colour frontispiece portrait of Lawrence by Augustus John.

Quarter beige cloth and grey papered boards with a gilt-lettered leather title-label on the spine; small name-stamp (and private library number) of Ian Pettman on the front flyleaf; a fine copy.

Number 249 of only 277 copies printed for subscribers (the first 77 copies were issued in two deluxe editions). + LAWRENCE: The Mint. A Day-book of the RAF Depot between August and December 1922, with Later Notes by 352087 A/c Ross. London, Jonathan Cape, 1955 [first British edition]. Quarto, [ii], 206 pages. Original quarter morocco and cloth lettered in gilt on the spine, top edge gilt, others uncut; covers lightly rubbed and sunned; ownership details as above; an excellent copy. Number 104 of 2000 copies (this limited edition contains the unexpurgated text, while the trade edition omitted many of the profanities). [2 items].

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