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    H. G. Wells. The Invisible Man, A Grotesque Romance. New York: Edward Arnold, 1897.

    First American edition. Octavo. 279 pages.

    Original orange cloth. Slightly skewed, minor soiling to the covers. Inked name of previous owner on front free endpaper. Internally a tight, clean copy. Very good.

    This, the first American edition, included the first appearance of "a short Epilogue in addition to the chapters contained in the first edition. This Epilogue is included in all subsequent editions." (Hammond). From the Frank Collection.

    Bleiler. Currey. Hammond B4.


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