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    First Edition in Advance Binding

    H. G. Wells. The Wonderful Visit. London: J. M. Dent, 1895. First edition in scarce advance binding lacking angel figure on front board. Octavo. [viii], 251, [1, blank] pages. Publisher's red buckram, beveled edges, spine lettered in gilt. Top edge gilt, rest untrimmed. Backstrip dulled with spine slightly leaning with minor wear at ends, top edge dust-soiled, corners softly bumped, small scuff to rear board, endpapers foxed. Bookplate. Very good. Currey, 426. Hammond B2. Wells 5. 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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