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Image for The Strand Magazine. An Illustrated Monthly. Contains the first publication of “The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes” (vols. 2 - 6), Contents include many articles and stories, many published here for the first time, by famous authors. Some of the more well-known authors and stories are mentioned below. TWENTY VOLUMES.

The Strand Magazine. An Illustrated Monthly. Contains the first publication of “The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes” (vols. 2 - 6), Contents include many articles and stories, many published here for the first time, by famous authors. Some of the more well-known authors and stories are mentioned below. TWENTY VOLUMES.

By: STRAND MAGAZINE - Ed. by G. Newnes / DOYLE / WELLS / VERNE / NANSEN / LOUIS WAIN / BEERBOHM / BRASSEY / H. RIDER HAGGARD / W. G. GRACE / etc.;

Price: £695.00

Publisher: George Newnes Ltd. Jan. 1891 - June 1903.:

Seller ID: 74857


20 volumes (vols.1 - 20). Tall 8vo. Original light blue publisher’s pictorial cloth binding. Condition overall is very good. Overall quite clean inside. The bindings are a little rubbed to edges and ends of spines. A couple of spines darkened. Profusely illustrated by well-known artists. SIR A RTHUR CONAN DOYLE: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes / All the stories of Brigadier Gerard / Rodney Stone / “Life on a Greenland Whaler” (10pp.,ills.)/ (Vol.13) /... View more info

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The Wonderful Visit.

By: WELLS, H. G.:

Price: £90.00

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Co., 1895 1st edition 1st issue:

Seller ID: 77819


Hardback, approx 8 x 5 inches. In red cloth, beveled edges, gilt lettering to spine and front with gilt illustrated vignette to front. Top edges gilt. In good condition. Cloth a little soiled, corners bumped, bumped and chipped on top front edge. Marks to spine and rear. Lean to spine and slight curl to front board. Slight darkening to endpapers, neat inscription to front “Kit from J.A.C. 9th Nov 1895.” Cracked between last endpaper. Edges rough cut. Some min... View more info

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First & Last Things. A Confession of Faith and Rule of Life.

By: WELLS, H. G.:

Price: £32.00

Publisher: London, A. Constable & Co., 1908 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 77825


Hardback, 8 x 5 inches. Blue cloth lettered in gilt on spine and in black on front cover. In very good condition. Edges rubbed. Some minor rubbing to cloth. Some darkening to endpapers, minor foxing spots. Else a nice tight copy. --- Contents: Metaphysics / Of Beliefs / Of General Conduct / Some Personal Things. 246 pp. Cat.1 pg; View more info

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New Worlds For Old.

By: WELLS, H. G.:

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Archibald Constable & Co. Ltd., 1908 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 77822


Hardback, approx 8 x 5.5 inches. Red cloth lettered in gold on spine and front, with gilt vignette on front cover. Top edge gilt. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded. Some minor rubbing to corners. Endpapers darkened. Some small spots to page edges else a very clean and tight copy. 355pp. View more info

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The Island of Doctor Moreau.

By: WELLS, H. G.:

Price: £400.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann, 1896 (1st.ed.):

Seller ID: 78300


Hardback, approx 7.5 x 5 inches. In light brown cloth with black and red lettering to spine and front and black and red design to front. Embossed “Boots Library” stamp logo to front. ‘WH’ monogram to rear. In very good condition. Cover is darkened and a little worn; Corners bumped and edges rubbed, small nicks to corners. Hinges cracked, endpapers slightly darkened. Some darkenign to front tissue guard. Else inside pages all very clean and tight t... View more info

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Love and Mr Lewisham.

By: WELLS, H. G.;

Price: £32.00

Publisher: London & New York, Harper & Brothers 1900 1st edition (later issue, scarce):

Seller ID: 77905


Hardback, approx 8 x 5 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt lettering and decorations to spine. In very good condition. Spine a little darkened and rubbed at edges. Rubbing to corners and some minor rubbing to boards. Top page edges slightly darkened with a couple of minor marks. Endpapers darkened. Some light foxing spots to pages, Else inside pages very clean and tight throughout. 323pp. + 40pp cat. View more info

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Tono-Bungay.

By: WELLS, H. G.;

Price: £38.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co., 1909 1st edition, 1st issue:

Seller ID: 77904


Hardback, approx 8 x 5 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and front, gilt embossed decoration to spine and blind embossed decoration to front. Top page edges gilt. In very good condition. Spine a little faded and darkened. Some minor rubbing to corners and edges of spine. Endpapers darkened, some heavy foxing to rear catalogue pages (only), else inside pages all very clean and tight throughout. In clear plastic sleeve. 493pp + 8pp cat. View more info

Image for A Quartette of Comedies. Kips, The Story of a Simple Soul; Love and Mr Lewisham; The History of Mr Polly; Bealby.

A Quartette of Comedies. Kips, The Story of a Simple Soul; Love and Mr Lewisham; The History of Mr Polly; Bealby.

By: WELLS, H. G.;

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn Ltd., 1928 1st edition (1st issue cloth, scarce dustwrap):

Seller ID: 77903


Hardback, (8vo,) approx 7.5 x 5 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine. With uncommon dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Spine darkened. Handling marks. Rubbing to edges. Not price clipped, in protective sleeve.). Cloth a little faded on spine and around edges. Neat inscription to front endpaper “Josephine Collins, Rookery Nook 1932.” A couple of very minor handling marks, Else inside pages very clean and t... View more info

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A Modern Utopia.

By: WELLS, H. G.;

Price: £80.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall 1905 1st edition:

Seller ID: 77902


Hardback, approx 7.5 x 5 inches. In red cloth with gilt lettering and decorative scroll to front and spine. Top page edges gilt. In very good condition. Corners a little bumped and rubbed, spine and edges of rear board a little faded. Bump to rear bottom board edge. Endpapers quite heavily darkened with neat inscription to front “T. Henderson, 1905.” Dark spot to bottom edge of frontis plate and a couple of spots to title/illustrations list, a couple of odd s... View more info

Image for The Misery of Boots. Reprinted with alterations from the Independent Review, December 1905.

The Misery of Boots. Reprinted with alterations from the Independent Review, December 1905.

By: WELLS, H. G.;

Price: £70.00

Publisher: London, The Fabian Society, 1907 1st edition:

Seller ID: 77900


Small paperback, 6.5 x 4.5 inches. In original grey paper covers with illustrated b&w plate pasted to front with red lettering. In very good condition. Spine darkened with small chip to bottom, rubbing to edges, some light creases to front corners and damp stain to front leading edge. Page edges a little rubbed (edges rough cut.) Some very light handing to pages else inside pages very clean and tight throughout. Very Scarce. 48pp. View more info

Image for The War in the Air. And particularly how Mr Bert Smallways fared while it lasted. With Illustrations by A. C. Michael.

The War in the Air. And particularly how Mr Bert Smallways fared while it lasted. With Illustrations by A. C. Michael.

By: WELLS, H.G:

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, George Bell & Sons 1908 (1st edition) later issue:

Seller ID: 77823


8 x 5 inches. Hardback, blue cloth lettered in gold on spine & decorative blind embossed lettering to top of front cover. Colour plate to front. In very good condition. Edges darkened with some rubbing. Endpapers partially darkened. Publishers advert slip tipped in to half-title page. Some handling marks and thumb spots, plates clean. Else a nice tight copy. 389 pp; Cat. 2pp; 16 b&w plates by A. C. Michael. View more info

Image for The War in the Air. And particularly how Mr Bert Smallways fared while it lasted. With Illustrations by A. C. Michael.

The War in the Air. And particularly how Mr Bert Smallways fared while it lasted. With Illustrations by A. C. Michael.

By: WELLS, H.G:

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, George Bell & Sons 1908 (1st edition):

Seller ID: 76074


8 x 5 inches. Hardback, blue cloth lettered in gold on spine & decorative gilt lettering to top of front cover. In very good condition. Corners slightly bumped. Edges darkened with some rubbing. Endpapers darkened. Some moderate foxing to page edges, plates clean. Else a very good tight copy. 389 pp; Cat. 2pp; 16 b&w plates by A. C. Michael. View more info