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    First Edition, First Issue

    H. G. Wells. The Time Machine. An Invention. London: William Heinemann, 1895. First edition, first issue in cloth with all first issue points as per Hammond. Small octavo. [viii], 152 pages, with publisher's sixteen-page catalogue inserted at rear. Original publisher's full tan buckram, boards stamped in purple, spine lettered in blue. Spine toned, some rubbing and light thumbsoiling to binding, endleaves foxed (rear endleaves are quite foxed). A few text leaves creased in the upper corner. Still, a near fine, complete copy of this landmark science fiction novel. Hammond B1.


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    April, 2016
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