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    Twenty-Four Parts after Two Years of Work

    H. G. Wells. The Outline of History. Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind. London: George Newnes Limited, [1919-1920]. First edition, complete in twenty-four parts. Quarto. 780 continuous pages including Index. Forty-seven inserted color plates and numerous intertextual black and white illustrations throughout. Publisher's side-stitched binding in original pictorial wrappers. Housed in green cloth pull-off case. Covers rubbed, some edges worn, particularly to earlier and later issues, handful of closed tears, bumps to corners and spine ends, some creasing, some issues starting to split at joints. Very good overall. Hammond E18. Wells 70. From the Larry McMurtry Collection of H. G. Wells.

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    April, 2015
    8th-9th Wednesday-Thursday
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