Title The Purchase of The North Pole. A Sequel to “From the Earth to the Moon.” Illustrated.
Publisher London, Sampson Low, Marston & Co., 1894 FIRST ENGLISH EDITION, later impression.
Seller ID 78780
Hardback, approx 7.5 x 5 inches. In pebbled dark green cloth covers with decorative gilt lettering to spine and front, and black pictorial design. Yellow endpapers. In very good near fine condition. Some minor rubbing to corners and ends of spine. Front endpaper is later. Frontis has reinforced backing. Some darkening and minor marks to title, fontis and first pages, some minor handling marks else pages very clean and tight throughout. An excellent copy. 143 +32pp cat. Illustrated with 30 B&W full page plates, including frontis. The first English edition First impression was published 1891
VERNE, JULES: The Purchase of The North Pole, A Sequel to “From the Earth to the Moon.” Illustrated, Sampson Low, Marston & Co., 1894 1st UK ed, pebbled dark green cloth, decorative gilt lettering, 30 B&W full page plates,