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    A Very Good Copy in Original Cloth

    H. G. Wells. The First Men in the Moon. London: George Newnes, Limited, 1901.

    First edition, second issue. Octavo. vii, 342 pages. Frontispiece and eleven additional plates by Claude Shepperson.

    Original dark blue cloth decoratively stamped and lettered in gilt on front and spine. Rubbed and edge worn with some minor soiling, and darkening to spine. Endpapers toned with bookplate on front pastedown. Spine is leaning and gilt along spine has dulled. A very good copy.

    Bleiler. Currey. Hammond B7. Wells 18.


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