Atlantic Edition.New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1924-27 Stock Code: 146413
A handsome set, signed by the authorThe Atlantic Edition, number 130 of 1,050 sets signed by the author on the limitation leaf of volume I and released for distribution in America, very handsomely bound. A further 620 sets were issued in Great Britain and Ireland. Wells contributed new prefaces especially for this edition.
28 volumes, octavo (218 x 149 mm). Recent blue half morocco, spines lettered in gilt, blue cloth sides, top edges gilt, others untrimmed.
Frontispieces with tissue-guards, title pages printed in red and black.
A fine set.
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