CATALOGUE OF THE H. G. WELLS COLLECTION IN THE BROMLEY PUBLIC LIBRARIES. Bromley: London Borough of Bromley Public Libraries, 1974. Octavo, pp. [i-iii] iv-xi [xii] 1-196, illustrations, boards. First edition. Lists 1290 items by and about Wells. Highlights include a comprehensive selection of press-cuttings, reviews of his books, and letters (briefly abstracted). The archive is a major research collection and Watkins's compilation records its status to January 1974. This catalogue records a number of peripheral items not included in Hammond's more complete 1977 bibliography. "...an important asset to Wellsian studies." - Patrick Parrinder, Science Fiction Studies, July 1976. Burgess, Reference Guide to Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror 444. Several corners lightly bruised, else a fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#9483).