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126948
WELLS, H. G.

Floor Games....

With marginal drawings by J. R. Sinclair.

Availability: In stock

Published: London Frank Palmer, 1911

Stock Code: 126948

£475
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

First edition, first impression, with the scarce dust jacket. Written for the author's two sons, aged 10 and 8 at the time of publication, Floor Games explores the possibilities of imaginative play, city building, exploration, and war.

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Description

Royal octavo. Original dark blue cloth, spine and front cover lettered in buff, illustrated panel to front cover. With the die-cut dust jacket.

Illustrations

Photographic frontispiece and 7 similar plates, blue marginal line-drawings.

Condition

Light foxing to edges, occasionally intruding into margins. A very good copy in the sunned jacket, head of spine and a couple of tips a little chipped, partial loss to foot of front panel, slightly encroaching onto spine, affecting one letter, a few short closed tears.

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