Newspaper cuttings from the Daily Telegraph of T. E. Lawrence, Revolt in the Desert

Bodleian Library, University of Oxford

Original catalogue by Judith Priestman. EAD version by Rachael Gardner
2016


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Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 4039
Title: Newspaper cuttings from the Daily Telegraph of T. E. Lawrence, Revolt in the Desert
Dates of Creation: 1926-1927, n.d.
Extent: 100 leaves
Language(s) of Material: English



Biographical/Historical

Thomas Edward Lawrence (1888-1935), also known as Lawrence of Arabia, was a British archaeologist, military officer, and diplomat.


Scope and Content

Newspaper cuttings from the Daily Telegraph serializing T. E. Lawrence, Revolt in the Desert, in 20 parts, 15 Dec 1926 - 10 Jan 1927. The cuttings have been pasted into a printed book, over the text of an unidentified edition of Cheiro's Book of Numbers. There are a few photographs of Lawrence, Prince Feisal and Auda ibu Tayi, taken from newspapers, magazines and (fol. 1v) an unidentified edition of Robert Graves, Lawrence and the Arabs.


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Provenance unknown. There is an indecipherable signature on the title page.


Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library MS. Eng. d. 4039


Access Point(s)

Lawrence | Thomas Edward | 1888-1935 | known as Lawrence of Arabia

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