Lot 284: WELLS, H.G. Invisible Man.
10 November 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: WELLS, H.G. The Invisible Man. 8vo, publisher's red cloth, decoratively stamped in black and lettered in gilt, minor bump to spine head; endpapers lightly toned; preserved in 1/4 morocco clamshell case. London: C. Arthur Pearson, 1897
Notes: fine copy of the first edition, first printing, with the first page numbered with 2 figure as called for in Wells; 2-pages publisher's ads at rear. A fine copy, scarce in this condition. Currey, p. 520; Wells 11.