Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, or the Marvellous and Exciting Adventures of Pierre Aronnax, Conseil his Servant, and Ned Land, a Canadian Harpooner

By: Verne, Jules

Price: $200.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


Early printing. Octavo (21 cm), pp. [iii], iv-xiii, [xiv-xv], [3], 4-303, [1] plus 109 illustrated plates (frontispiece is missing). Green cloth with gilt and black text and decorations, dark brown end papers. This is the James R. Osgood edition, sold only by subscription. Two of the plates are of maps created by the author. Contemporary previous owner's name on front free end paper and title page. Binding is cracked and loose, edges with extensive wear and chipping to cloth, minor foxing and smudging to several pages. No jacket. One of the earliest English translations of this French science fiction/adventure classic.

Title: Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, or the Marvellous and Exciting Adventures of Pierre Aronnax, Conseil his Servant, and Ned Land, a Canadian Harpooner

Author Name: Verne, Jules

Categories: Literature,

Publisher: Boston, Geo. M. Smith: 1874

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 28086