The First Men on the Moon by H. G. Wells: 1st edition, 1st issue
This edition of First Men on the Moon is in good condition. The end papers are white (browned) indicating second issue as the first published version had dark end papers. Original blue cloth boards stamped with gilt lettering and embellishment on the cover and spine. Some marks on the covers and spine. The spine is darkened and the is gilt rubbed with a tiny hole on the spine. Twelve illustrations throughout the text. Previous owners signature and W. H. Smith blind stamped on front free page. 8vo 342 printed pages.
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