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    First Book Appearance of "The Valley of Spiders"

    H. G. Wells. Twelve Stories and a Dream. London: Macmillan and Co., 1903. First edition. Octavo. viii, 377, [1, blank], [6, advertisements] pages, with sixteen page publisher's catalog inserted at rear, dated 20.9.03 as called for. Publisher's dark green cloth, decoratively stamped blind and lettered in gilt. Top edge gilt. A near fine copy with light wear to extremities and faint foxing to endpapers, small rubber stamp to title page. Currey, 425. Hammond C5. Wells 23. 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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