H.G. Wells - The Croquet Player - An Association Copy - Chatto & Windus, 1936, Signed First Edition.


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London, Chatto & Windus, 1936. First Edition. First Impression. Hardback. An association copy inscribed by the author to famed film producer and director Alexander Korda. Korda produced such films as The Third Man and The Thief of Bagdad, and directed dozens himself, including Rembrandt and The Private Life of Don Juan. Korda also, in the 30s, produced Wells's Things to Come and The Man Who Could Work Miracles. An important association copy. Bookplate to front pastedown of Korda, further Wells has inscribed the book 'Alex Korda from HG Wells'. Condition: Some chips to the jacket spine tips and a hole just below the word 'The'. The book itself is in lovely condition. [8699, Hyraxia Books].


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