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    H. G. Wells. The Problem of the Troublesome Collaborator. No place: Privately printed for circulation among the members of the Society of Authors, [1930]. Limited to 175 copies, of which this is number 111. [together with:] Settlement of the Trouble Between Mr. Thring and Mr. Wells. A Footnote to the Problem of the Troublesome Collaborator. No place: Privately printed, [1930]. Limited to 225 copies of which this is number 140. First editions. Two octavo volumes. [5]-74, [2, blank]; 23, [1, blank] pages. Publisher's stiff paper boards with printed jackets affixed to boards. Jackets soiled, with some fading, spine heel chipped of Troublesome Collaborator, edges worn, corners bumped. Endpapers discolored. Good overall. From the Larry McMurtry Collection of H. G. Wells, with McMurtry's bookplate.

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