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Military Report on the Sinai Peninsula
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Seven Pillars of Wisdom, The Complete 1922 Text
Paperback edition
'The Mint' and Later Writings About Service Life
Boats for the R.A.F. 1929-1935
reports and correspondence


The Forest Giant


Correspondence with Bernard and Charlotte Shaw
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More Correspondence with Writers
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Correspondence with Henry Williamson
Translating the Bruce Rogers 'Odyssey'
Correspondence with the Political Elite 1922-1935


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T. E. Lawrence, The Complete 1922 Seven Pillars of Wisdom, The 'Oxford' Text

One-volume hardback trade edition. ISBN: 0 9546418 0 9

J. and N. Wilson, 2004

Out of print



The content of this edition is identical to the Castle Hill Press Library Edition published in 2003. For more information about that see the link below:

Description of the Castle Hill Press Library Edition

In 2014 J and N Wilson published a two-volume paperback edition of this text, with a new introduction by Jeremy Wilson, some slight revisions to the text and index, and Lawrence's Twenty-seven Articles as an additional appendix.

Paperback edition


TPS 234x156 mm.

896 pages, 16 pages of b&w photographs.

Typeset by Castle Hill Press in 11 point Caslon

Printed on white acid-free paper by the Cromwell Press

Trade hardback binding by the Cromwell Press in boards covered in Oxford-blue simulated cloth; head and tail bands; dust-jacket. The coloured endpapers were reproduced from maps prepared by Lawrence for Seven Pillars in 1926.

Book Contents:

pp. i-xxvi preliminaries, including contents list, synopsis, and a preface by Jeremy Wilson: 'The Two Texts of Seven Pillars' (pp. xxi-xxvi).

pp. 1-813 T. E. Lawrence's full 1922 text of Seven Pillars

pp. 814-820: Appendixes I and II from the subscribers' abridgement of Seven Pillars, i.e. nominal rolls and information from Lawrence's pocket diaries for 1917-18.

p. 820 Editor's note

pp. 821-870 Index by Hazel K. Bell (the index won the Wheatley Medal)


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