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    H. G. Wells. The First Men in the Moon. New York: The Bowen-Merrill Company, 1901.

    First American edition. Octavo. 312 pages. Frontispiece, with tissue guard, and eleven additional illustrations by E. Hering.

    Original blue cloth. Decorative cover in gilt with gilt lettering. Title blind-stamped to rear cover. Bumped corners, rubbing to extremities. Some scuffing to rear board. An otherwise very good copy. From the Frank Collection.

    Bleiler. Currey. Hammond B7. Wells 18.


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