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The Island of Dr. Moreau

By: H. G. Wells

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1913

Seller ID: 82133


Published in Heinemann's 'Seven-penny Novels' series. An early edition of a Wells' highlight which is quite uncommon due to the fragile production and conveniently pocket-sized format. The book is reasonably firmly bound in the publisher's red cloth, lettered and illustrated in black and blind, the boards are somewhat bumped, rubbed and marked. The text block is age browned and dusty with cracking at various points, the John Sullivan illustrated frontispiece is present. View more info

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Sown in the Darkness A.D. 2000

By: Richard William Twiford

Price: £47.00

Publisher: New York, Orlin Tremaine Company.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 82138


First edition. Inscribed by the author to the front endpaper. Dystopian future war fantasy, of the white supremacist variety with added lunacy in that people have taken to dressing in sparse Roman fashion, revealing their bodies for public scrutiny/body shaming. Thankfully for us actually living in the early 21st century this prophecy bears absolutely no relation to reality, racism has vanished from the world and we now live in a state of peace, unity and tolerance. Hmm, well at least there's no sign of the 200 foot long land battleships so far! The book is reasonably firmly bound in quit... View more info