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    H. G. Wells Writes a Warm Letter to a Friendly Literary Critic

    H. G. Wells Autograph Letter Signed. Two pages on Wells' stationery note paper, 7 x 11 inches, unfolded. Regent's Park, September 30, 1937. Addressed "My dear Young I am delighted & have your book. I shall consume it all..." Signed by Wells on the second page. Vertical and horizontal creases, paper toned and rubbed. Still, near fine.
    From the Larry McMurtry Collection of H. G. Wells.


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    The recipient of the letter was George Malcolm Young (English historian and writer, 1882-1959), who is most famous for his long essay about Victorian times, Portrait of an Age (1936).



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    April, 2015
    8th-9th Wednesday-Thursday
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