The Short Stories of H. G. Wells
Place Published: Garden City
Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc
Date Published: 1929
Edition: First American edition
Book Id: 39168
1015pp. Octavo [21 cm] Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering and and linear borders on the spine and front cover. Publisher's dark red top stain. Tan and purple patterned endpapers. Very good. The extremities are gently bumped and rubbed. The spine is subtly sunned, and the boards are faintly stained. There is a previous owner's bookplate on the front pastedown. The pages are toned.
E. F. Bleiler refers to H. G. Wells in Science Fiction Writers as "almost indisputably the greatest science fiction writer of all."