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    A Nice Set of Wells's Collected Works

    H. G. Wells. SIGNED/LIMITED. The Works of H. G. Wells. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1924-1927. Atlantic Edition. Limited to 1,050 sets, of which this is number 730, and signed by the author on the limitation page of volume one. Twenty-eight quarto volumes. Publisher's quarter cloth, with tan backstrip over green paper boards, paper spine labels, in original glassine dust jackets and paper slipcases. Books generally near fine. Some glassines have substantial tears and chips and some slipcases worn with bumps and scuffs, some panels detached but present. Glassines and slipcases just good, though seldom preserved at all. Hammond G. Wells 89. From the Larry McMurtry Collection of H. G. Wells, with McMurtry's bookplate.

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    April, 2015
    8th-9th Wednesday-Thursday
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