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    First Book Appearance of The Epilogue

    H. G. Wells. The Invisible Man. A Grotesque Romance. New York: Edward Arnold, 1897. First U. S. edition with the first book appearance of the story's epilogue. Small octavo. [vi], 279, [1, printer's device], [2, blank], pages. Publisher's orange cloth, ruled and in red and lettered in black. Cloth lightly soiled with minor abrasions along bottom edge, small splash to front cover, boards very slightly bowed. Front hinge starting. Very good. Currey, 419. Hammond B4. Wells 11. From the Larry McMurtry Collection of H. G. Wells, with McMurtry's bookplate.

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