The Story of a Simple Soul.London, Macmillan, 1905 Stock Code: 49562
First edition, first impression, primary state of the ads dated 16.08.05. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author "To W. W. Jacobs from H. G. Wells". An excellent association: Jacobs was a close contemporary of Wells, the highest earning writer of his day, and a superb technician.
Octavo. Original green cloth, decoration to front board in blind, titles to front board and spine gilt, top edge gilt.
One gathering a little loose, contents spotted, boards rubbed. Very good.
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