Joan and Peter; The Story of an Education, H.G. Wells, 1918, first edition
Joan and Peter; The Story of an Education, by H.G. Wells.
Casell and Company, Ltd, London, New York, Toronto and Melbourne, 1918. First edition. Printed in London.
A good hardback with blind embossed cloth boards and gilt to spine. Bumped and rubbed with a few marks - particularly down the left edge of the spine. Spine is slightly faded and is cocked. Wear to head and tail of spine.
Damp stain to endpapers, not affecting text pages at the front, but can be seen on the last 20 text pages - just affecting lower edge and corners - not affecting the printed text.
Text is otherwise bright and clean. A good reading copy of this first edition.
Text in English.
Prelims + 748pp.
Weight approximately 642g unpacked.
Approximately 194mm high x 134mm wide x 34mm deep.