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    An American Original

    H. G. Wells. Thirty Strange Stories. New York: Edward Arnold, 1897. First edition with no English equivalent, includes three stories printed for the first time. Octavo. vi, 504, [2, blank] pages. Publisher's pictorial green cloth, stamped in dark green, gilt and black. Top edge gilt, rest untrimmed. Backstrip darkened, with some wear toward spine ends, gentle spine lean. Light foxing to end papers. Very good. Currey, 423. Hammond C3. Wells 13. From the Larry McMurtry Collection of H. G. Wells, with McMurtry's bookplate.

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