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The Island of Doctor Moreau by H.G. Wells - 1st Edition - 1896 - from Hyraxia (SKU: 5162)

The Island of Doctor Moreau

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The Island of Doctor Moreau

by H.G. Wells

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UK: Heinemann. London, Heinemann, 1896. Hardback first edition and first impression. 32pp ads to rear. Rebound in recent full morocco, with raised bands, TEG, marbled endpapers. A lovely binding. Near fine internally, with a couple of unobstrusive stains. Original cover and spine laid in to rear. . Fine. Hardback. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. 1896.

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The Island of Doctor Moreau is an 1896 science fiction novel written by H. G. Wells.

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Bookseller
Hyraxia GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
5162
Title
The Island of Doctor Moreau
Author
H.G. Wells
Format/binding
Hardback
Book condition
Used - Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Heinemann
Place of Publication
UK
Date published
1896

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fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]
morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also...[more]
rebound
A book in which the pages have been bound into a covering replacing the original covering issued by the publisher.
First Edition
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