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    "In many ways the most important of twentieth century books."

    H. G. Wells. Experiment in Autobiography. Discoveries and Conclusions of a Very Ordinary Brain (Since 1866). London: Victor Gollancz and The Cresset Press, 1934. First edition. Two octavo volumes. 414, [416, blank]; viii, [417]-840 pages. Publisher's orange cloth, spines lettered in gilt. Volume one spine gently leaning, top edge of text blocks dust-soiled, bookplates. Jacket spine panels lightly browned, volume one crown with tape on verso, volume two with dampstain and a couple small splashes, general edgewear with some closed tears and small chips. Very good. Hammond E32. Isaacs, An Assessment of Twentieth-Century Literature. From the Larry McMurtry Collection of H. G. Wells, with McMurtry's bookplate.

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    May, 2015
    28th Thursday
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