Publisher: London: Ernest Benn, 1926.
Edition: First edition, limited edition, one of 198 copies, signed by Wells.
Bibliographical References: NCBEL IV, 420.
Condition: A fine set in the publisher's slipcases.
Book ID: 27418
Description3 vols, 8vo, white quarter vellum spines, green cloth boards, gilt decorations and lettering, t.e.g., others untrimmed. Unopened.
CommentsThe longest novel by a novelist who wrote quite a few, with a theme, narrated mostly in the first person, of philosophical introspection that diverges from Wells' previous works. This "edition deluxe" by Ernest Benn is handsomely produced.