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    First Edition with a Family Association

    H. G. Wells. INSCRIBED. The Passionate Friends. A Novel. London: Macmillan, 1913. First edition, inscribed by H. G. Wells to his cousin, Jane K---. Octavo. viii, 356 pages with two catalogs inserted at rear, one with four pages, the second with eight and dated Autumn 1913. Publisher's green cloth, decoratively stamped in blind and lettered in gilt. Very gentle spine lean, cloth lightly rubbed at front joint, bottom corners bumped, endpapers faintly discolored, still a near fine copy overall. Currey, 421. Hammond A9. Wells 49. From the Larry McMurtry Collection of H. G. Wells, with McMurtry's bookplate.

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