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Tono-Bungay / by H.G. Wells ; with a foreword by Harry T. Moore.

Author/Creator:
Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946.
Publication:
New York : New American Library, 1961, ©1908.
Format/Description:
Book
352 pages ; 18 cm
Subjects:
Patent medicines -- Marketing -- Fiction.
Pharmaceutical industry -- England -- Fiction.
Form/Genre:
Science fiction.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York.
Summary:
"Mischievous, stimulating, aromatic, attractive, Tono-Bungary is a patent medicine. It brings a quick fortune to a consience-ridden scientist and his uncle, a lovable Satan of early mass production. And it launches them on a series of semicomics, sometimes grotesque adventures..." [back cover].
Notes:
First printing, January, 1961.
Local notes:
Adams Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2015 by Dr. Mark B. Adams.
Penn Provenance:
Adams, Mark B. (donor) (Adams Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1961
Contributor:
Mark B. Adams Science Fiction Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
989526
Publisher Number:
CD43 Signet Classics
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