H.G. Wells (novel)

London: Woodfall, 1973. Draft script for an unproduced film. With a single holograph ink notation reading "23" on the front wrapper.

Based on the 1909 novel. A young man obsessed with becoming an aviator finds his dream deferred when his ambitious uncle ropes him into selling his snake oil wonder drug, the eponymous Tono-Bungay.

Set in England.

Red untitled wrappers with a die-cut title window in the British style. Title page present, dated 1st January, 1973, with credits for novelist H.G. Wells. 108 leaves, with last page of text numbered 107. Mimeograph duplication on eye-rest green stock, rectos only. Pages Very Good plus, with toning to the title page, wrapper Very Good plus, with light rusting at the binding, bound with three silver brads.

[Book #146341]