No signatures. Some rubbing to ends of spine. Rubbing and wear to dust wrapper. 1" x 1 1/4" chip at tail of front fold of dust wrapper. 1 1/2" tear at tail of dust wrapper rear spine joint. 1/2" x 1/2" chip at tail fo dust wrapper spine. 1/2" x 3/4" chip at tail of dust wrapper spine. 1 1/2" tear along tail edge of rear panel of dust wrapper. Dust wrapper protected in archival mylar cover. ; [iv], 158 pages + plates + frontis. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 227mm x 147mm. "This book describes the life of Lieutenant-Colonel Peake, who fought through the Arab Revolt in the desert under Lawrence of Arabia in Trans-Jordan and, afterwards, to maintain peace and security in the new state, raised and commanded the Arab Legion." - from the dust wrapper blurb. ; 8vo. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Arab Command The Biography Of ...
Publisher: Hutchinson & Co (1942)
Publication Date: 1942
Book Condition: Good+
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description London: Hutchinson & Co, 1942. Fair HB in blue cloth boards, no dj. Well used, with old cup-ring on front, small white stain on back. Stamps on endpapers: Officers' Mess, RAF Hawarden, and, Officers Mess Library, RAF Lichfield, with date stamps. 158pp with 17 b/w plates and end-paper maps. The life of Peake of Trans-Jordan, who served under Lawrence of Arabia. Pages clean & tight. Bookseller Inventory # 77624
Book Description London: Hutchinson, 1942, London, 1942. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. first edition, blue cloth a bit rubbed, foxing affecting outer leaves and edges. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 15853
Book Description Hutchinson & Co, London, 1946. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: good. Later printing. 158 pp + 17 (illustrations from photographs), with map endpapers, index. Light wear/toning to edges, otherwise minimal wear; contents clean and sound. Dust jacket price clipped; edgeworn, with several short tears. "This book describes the life of Lieutenant-Colonel Peake, who fought through the Arab Revolt in the desert under Lawrence of Arabia in Trans-Jordan and, afterwards, to maintain peace and security in the new state, raised and commanded the Arab Legion" (dust jacket). Bookseller Inventory # 16370