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    Inscribed to the Wife of the Editor of the
    Daily Express

    H. G. Wells. INSCRIBED. The Undying Fire. A Contemporary Novel. London: Cassell and Company, [1919]. Second issue with page 249 canceled, inscribed by the author to Mrs. R. D. B[lumenfeld]. Octavo. [viii], 253, [1, printer's imprint] pages. Publisher's dark green cloth, front board stamped and lettered in blind, spine lettered in gilt and stamped in blind. Covers rubbed and somewhat soiled, edges worn with some small chips, backstrip gently faded, slight spine lean, corners bumped. Vertical crease to front endpaper, occasional over-opening. "[lumenfeld]" written in holographic pencil in inscription. Good. Currey, 425. Hammond A16. Wells 68. From the Larry McMurtry Collection of H. G. Wells, with McMurtry's bookplate.

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