8 December 2015
[LAWRENCE, T.E., his copies]. A group of three books from the library of T.E. Lawrence, one with his bookplate from Clouds Hill, two inscribed to him from Edward Garnett, comprising: CRANE, Stephen. Maggie. London: William Heinemann, 1896. 8°. Original gilt-stamped cloth. Provenance: Inscribed: “18-9-33. T.E. Shaw. From Edward Garnett.” – GARNETT, Edward, editor. 153 Letters from W.H. Hudson. London: Nonesuch Press, 1923. 8°. Printed portrait vignette on title-page. Provenance: Inscribed: “’T.E. Shaw’ from Edward Garnett. Nov./23.”; William Rothenstein (bookplate). – BLUNT, Wilfrid Scawen. A New Pilgrimmage. London: Kegan Paul, Trenci & Co., 1889. 8°. Title printed in red and black with engraved vignette. Provenance: LAWRENCE’S CLOUDS HILL LIBRARY BOOKPLATE ON PASTEDOWN; Peter Hopkirk (bookplate). – Together, 3 works in 3 volumes, two with inscriptions from Edward Garnett to Lawrence, who was instrumental in getting Lawrence’s work published.
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