George Gissing and H.G. Wells
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George Gissing and H.G. Wells their friendship and correspondence by George Gissing

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

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Statementedited with an introduction by Royal A. Gettmann.
ContributionsWells, H. G. 1866-1946., Gettmann, Royal A.
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Open LibraryOL13650369M

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