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    Martians Land Stateside

    H. G. Wells. The War of the Worlds. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1898. First U. S. edition. Octavo. [xii], 291, [1, blank] pages. Frontispiece and fifteen additional illustrated plates by Warwick Goble inserted throughout. Publisher's green cloth, front board decoratively stamped in black and green, lettered in gilt, spine lettered in gilt. Near fine with only the slightest bowing of the rear board and faint wear to fore edge of text block. Currey, 426. Wells 14. 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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