Sothebys: Books and Manuscripts: A Summer Miscellany -bidstart 7/28, L20409, London

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
08/04/2020 - 08/04/2020
Page Size: 194 items in 8 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
101LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. (contrib.) | A Brief Record of the Advance of the Egypt Expeditionary Force, 1919

CAIRO1919GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 315.00
102LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. (introduction) | DOUGHTY, Travels in Arabia Deserta, 1921, 2 volumes, signed

(LONDON AND BOSTON:) 1921GBP 500.00 - 800.00GBP 1,638.00
103LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | Foundations of the Arab Revolt, prospectus 1/100, with Notice to Subscribers, 1925

GBP 1,800.00 - 2,600.00GBP 2,016.00
104LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | Illustrations for Seven Pillars of Wisdom, [c.1926/27]

c.1926/27GBP 12,000.00 - 16,000.00Not Sold
105LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | Seven Pillars of Wisdom, 1926, 1st US edition, NO.7 OF 22 COPIES, signed by Doran

NEW YORK1926GBP 12,000.00 - 18,000.00GBP 17,640.00
106LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | Catalogue of an Exhibition of Paintings...illustrating Seven Pillars..., 1927

1927GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 378.00
107LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | Publisher's prospectus with proofs of 1st section of 'Revolt in the Desert', 1927

LONDON1927GBP 1,500.00 - 2,500.00GBP 1,512.00
108LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | Revolt in the Desert, no.48/300, 1927, with letter

1927GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 2,268.00
109LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | The 200 Class Seaplane Tender..., 1987 edition

1986GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 63.00
110LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | The Odyssey of Homer, 1932, 1/530 copies

1932GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 2,772.00
111LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | Letters...to Bruce Rogers, 3 volumes, 1933-36, limited editions

1933GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 693.00
112LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | Prospectus for the second English edition of "The Odyssey"

1935GBP 100.00 - 200.00GBP 63.00
113LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | Collection of editions of "The Odyssey", 7 volumes

GBP 700.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
114LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | Collection of editions of "Seven Pillars of Wisdom", c.33 volumes

GBP 1,500.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
115LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | Seven Pillars of Wisdom, 2nd US edition, limited issue, 1935

GARDEN CITY, NEW YORK1935GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 1,008.00
116LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | Seven Pillars of Wisdom, 1935, 2 copies, dust-jackets

1935GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 567.00
117LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | Seven Pillars of Wisdom, 1935, limited issue

1935GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 504.00
118LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. (contrib.) | JESTY, River Niger, 1935; and one other

1935GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 378.00
119LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | The Mint, carbon typescript copy, c.1936

c.1936GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 2,016.00
120LAWRENCE, T.E.

[LAWRENCE, T.E.]--HART and STORRS | Lawrence of Arabia, 1936, no. 9/12 copies

1936GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00GBP 1,890.00
121LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | A Letter...to his Mother, Corvinus Press, 1936, no.23/24 copies

1936GBP 2,500.00 - 3,500.00GBP 4,032.00
122LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | Crusader Castles, Golden Cockerel Press, 1936, no.263/1000 copies, 2 volumes

WALTHAM ST. LAWRENCE: 1936GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 945.00
123LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | Crusader Castles, New York, 1937, 1/56 to secure copyright

GARDEN CITY, 1937GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
124LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | Collection of editions of "Revolt in the Desert", 9 volumes

GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 189.00
125LAWRENCE, T.E.

LAWRENCE, T.E. | An Essay on Flecker, 1937, New York, 1/56 printed to protect copyright

NEW YORK1937GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 504.00
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