Doughty, Charles M.
Title Travels in Arabia Deserta. The Text as Abridged and Arranged By Edward Garnett, with a Prefatory Note By Mr. Garnett, a General Introduction By T.E. Lawrence, and Illustrations By Edy Legrand
Book Condition Fine
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition First Thus
Publisher New York The Heritage Press 1953
Illustrator Edy Legrand
Seller ID 004374
New York: The Heritage Press, 1953. A typical beautiful edition of Doughty's classic work from the Heritage Press. "Oatmeal" cloth binding, with Islamic decorations, titling, and figure of an Arab and camel on the covers and spine. First Edition Thus: profusely illustrated throughout by Edy Legrand. Clean text; 453 pages, with Glossary; with decorative endpapers. Present is a pristine copy of the "Sandglass," the newsletter that accompanied the publisher's issues. There is no dustjacket, but present is the cardboard slipcase (one edge has split and has been repaired with linen tape). A worthy addition to anyone's library, and a great read. . First Thus. Decorative Cloth. Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Edy Legrand. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. First Edition.