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WELLS, H. G.; illustrated by SHEPPERSON, Claude
THE FIRST MEN IN THE MOON
London: George Newnes Limited, 1901. First UK edition, first printing. Recently bound in full blue goatskin with circular morocco onlay and titles on gilt to the upper board, titles in gilt to the spine. All edges gilt. Hand sewn endbands. With twelve inserted plates with illustrations by Claude Shepperson, as called for. Occasional foxing spot or finger mark to the margins throughout. A fine copy. Housed in a bespoke felt lined blue buckram folding solander case. A beautifully presented first edition of H. G. Wells' sci-fi classic. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: LUCIUS BOOKS (ABA, ILAB, PBFA) [York, United Kingdom]
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