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    H. G. Wells. The Happy Turning. Heinemann, [1944]. Proof. Signed by Wells with hand-corrections.

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    H. G. Wells. The Happy Turning. London: William Heinemann, [1944]. Proof copy. Signed by Wells on the front cover with initials and with two lines of commentary and a few page numbers below. Wells' original hand-corrections sprinkled throughout text. Octavo. 50 pages. Publisher's wrappers with minor rubbing and toning. Spine splitting from tail about two-inches. Light creasing to corners of covers. Textblock is mostly detached from binding, only held by two threads. Pages toned. Half-title with creasing to lower corner. Upper corner of the first few leaves with a little light abrading. A good copy.

    From the John McLaughlin/Book Sail Collection.

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