INSCRIBED BY WELLS TO HIS FRIEND AND SCIENTIFIC CONSULTANT SIR RICHARD GREGORY
WELLS, H.G. The Wheels of Chance. New York, 1896.
First American edition of this early Wells novel, with illustrations by J. Ayton Symington, inscribed by Wells on the front free endpaper, "R.A. Gregory in appreciation & esteem, from H.G." Presented to and from the collection of Wells’ close friend and frequent scientific adviser, Sir Richard Arman Gregory. $1250.