First Edition The Food of Gods and how it came to Earth by H. G. Wells:
The Food of Gods and how it came to Earth is divided into three books, The Discovery of the Food, The Food in the Village, and The Harvest of the Food. It is one of his first science fiction novels and Wells described it as a fantasia on the change of scale in human affairs. An rare edition in very good condition.
1st/2nd state, with ads dated 20.9.04. Original green cloth boards with bright gilt lettering and embossed decorations. Spine darkened and spine ends and corners lightly bumped. Light signature on front free end page. Spattering of foxing and browning as usual. Bindings holding well. 8vo. 317 printed pages plus 18 pages of advertisments.
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Stock number: FAULT