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    H. G. Wells. The War of the Worlds. New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1898.

    First American edition. Octavo. 291 pages. Fifteen illustrations plus frontispiece.

    Original green cloth. Decorative cover. Slightly cocked. Some fading to spine. Overall, a very good, tight copy.

    Slight differences from the British edition. "Omits 'The Epilogue;' other minor textual differences" (Currey). From the Frank Collection.

    Bleiler. Currey. Wells 14. Hammond B5.

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