Macmillan Company 1916.... FIRST EDITION , 11th printing, Book is in very good condition with red cloth boards w/ gilt lettering and markings. Showing little wear with tight spine. Pages are in very good condition. No DJ. Multicolored frontispiece illustration in very good condition. Wells's novel of wartime experience, very autobiographical, and charting the changing attitudes in English society to war, class, gender and Christian values. The publisher was initially lukewarm to the book (first published in 1916, midway through the war.) Any early printing is scarce. On A. E. Newton's 100 Best Book List. 443 pages.