The Seven Pillars of Wisdom (1935)
Book ID: 66309
The Seven Pillars of Wisdom. A Triumph. London: Jonathan Cape, 1935. First Trade Edition. With illustrations and maps. A very nice copy in brown buckram, with gilt illustration of two swords to front cover.
An autobiographical account of the experiences of British Army Colonel T. E. Lawrence (“Lawrence of Arabia”) while serving as a military advisor to Bedouin forces during the Arab Revolt against the Ottoman Empire of 1916 to 1918.
First first published in a subscribers’ limited edition in December 1926.