The Country of the Blind: Wells, H.G. The Country of the Blind: Wells, H.G. The Country of the Blind: Wells, H.G.

The Country of the Blind

Wells, H.G.

Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons, London
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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First edition in original blind stamped blue cloth with gilt stamped spine. Color frontispiece by Dudley Tennant. First Edition of this collection (according to Wells's introduction) "all the short stories by me that I care for any one to read again." 28 of the 33 tales had appeared earlier in such volumes as THE STOLEN BACILLUS, THE PLATTNER STORY and TALES OF SPACE AND TIME; the other five, (including "The Empire of the Ants," and also "The Door in the Wall" often considered one of Wells's best short stories), appear here for the first time in book form. London: Thomas Nelson and Sons (n.d. 1911), 574 pps. A beautiful, bright VG copy with only light rubbing to extremities and light foxing to page edges. Bookseller Inventory # 090209

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Title: The Country of the Blind

Publisher: Thomas Nelson and Sons, London

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: 1st Edition

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