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    A Superb Copy of H. G. Wells' The Time Machine

    H. G. Wells. The Time Machine. An Invention. London: William Heinemann, 1895. First English edition of Wells' first novel, first issue in cloth binding. Octavo. [viii], [152] pages. With the earliest version of the publisher's sixteen-page catalogue inserted at rear. Publisher's full tan cloth, covers and spine stamped in purple. Spine very lightly browned, some foxing to endleaves. Slightly skewed. An excellent copy of this book, hardly ever seen in condition this fine. Hammond B1. From the John McLaughlin/Book Sail Collection.

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    April, 2013
    10th Wednesday
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