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    H. G. Wells. The Time Machine. An Invention. London: William Heinemann, 1895. First English edition, later-issue with publisher's catalog headed by Donovan Pasha and likely not printed before 1902, bound as needed from initial print run of 10,000 copies. Small octavo. [viii], 152 pages with thirty-two page publisher's catalog inserted at rear. Publisher's gray cloth, stamped in purple, edges untrimmed. Covers somewhat soiled, spine text faded, backstrip slightly darkened, corners bumped. Bookplate with faint offsetting to front endpaper. Very good. Currey, 424. Hammond B1. Wells 4. From the Larry McMurtry Collection of H. G. Wells, with McMurtry's bookplate.

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