The Discovery of the Future. H. G. Wells.
The Discovery of the Future

The Discovery of the Future

New York: B.W. Huebsch, 1913. Hardcover. 61, [3] p.; 20 cm. Grey paper over boards with remains of printed spine label; oval embossed emblem on front board. No dust jacket. "A discourse delivered at the Royal institution." -- p. 5. Publisher's advertisement for its The Art of Life Series, Edward Howard Griggs, editor, on one page following text. Former owner's name on front fixed endpaper: Anne L. King. An interesting talk by H.G. Wells about the difference in perspective between the majority of people who consider the present primarily in relation to the past and the minority who think about the present in relation to the future. In Good- Condition: loss of paper at both ends of spine; edges are rubbed; old dampstain on cover, primarily impacting back section and center of spine; lacking front free endpaper; foxing along lower edges of a few pages; otherwise clean and tight. Good -. Item #002720

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