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    Long Galleys of a Modern Love Story

    H. G. Wells. Ann Veronica. A Modern Love Story. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1909. Long galleys. Skinny quarto. [i], 219 leaves printed recto only. Original green cloth binding lettered in gilt. Library of Congress surplus duplicate rubber stamp to verso of title. Covers lightly rubbed and soiled with faint sunning to upper margin, some trivial wear to lettering gilt, corners gently bumped. Front hinge cracked, front endpaper and preliminary blank detached but present, rear hinge just starting. Good. From the Larry McMurtry Collection of H. G. Wells, with McMurtry's bookplate.


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    April, 2015
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