Other Items by Wells, H. G.
- Wells, H. G. The Stolen Bacillus. 1895
- Wells, H. G. Little Wars. A game for boys from twelve years of age to one hundred and fifty and for that more intelligent sort of girls who like boys’ games and books. With an appendix on Kriegspiel. 1913
- Wells, H. G. The War of the Worlds. 1898
- Wells, H. G. Men Like Gods. 1923
With Marginal Drawings by J. R. Sinclair.
First edition, first impression. Written for the author’s two sons, Floor Games explores the possibilities of imaginative play, city building, exploration, and war. Rare in the dust jacket.
Royal octavo. Original blue cloth lettered in buff, mounted coloured plate from a photograph of Wells’s sons building a fort to the front board. With the die-cut dust jacket. Black and white frontispiece and 7 other plates from photographs by the author, marginal line-drawn illustrations in blue to every page. Extremities a little rubbed, free endpapers faintly tanned, light foxing to fore edge of text block. An exceptionally bright copy in the chipped jacket with several splits along sunned spine and flap folds.
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