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    H. G. Wells Dismisses an Offer for Rights to
    The Outline of History

    H. G. Wells Autograph Note Signed. One page on Wells' stationery note card, 3.5 x 4.5 inches, Buckingham Gate, [n.d. - pencil note, likely in another hand, indicating Nov. 28, 1919]. Wells writes: "Dear Mr. [illegible]. £500! The Outline of History! Have you no sense of scale. Maybe if the people offered [?] £5000 we might begin to consider whether it can be [illegible] with it Yours Sincerely H. G. Wells". Card a bit toned, some thumbsoiling, office ink reception stamp on verso. Good.
    From the Larry McMurtry Collection of H. G. Wells.


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