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Jules Verne
THE MYSTERIOUS ISLAND THE MODERN ROBINSON CRUSOE First English Edition Complete in 3 volumes:
Printed in 1875 by Sampson Low, Marston, Low & Searle, London. DROPPED FROM THE CLOUDS . ABANDONED. THE SECRET OF THE ISLAND. THE MYSTERIOUS ISLAND!The Rare First London Edition of 'The Mysterious Island'.By Jules Verne.Printed in 1875.This is the rare and highly desirable FIRST ENGLISH EDITION.Previously printed only in French.Never before printed in English.This being the First Edition in English.This is the most desirable form of this collection. It precedes the American edition.All Three FIRST EDITION/FIRST PRINTINGS, uniformly bound in the original antiquarian leather.Comprising the entire Mysterious Island trilogy.THE MYSTERIOUS ISLAND. THE MODERN ROBINSON CRUSOE. Translated from the French by W. H. G. Kingston. Being the First Edition in English.COMPLETE WITH ALL THREE FIRST EDITIONS: DROPPED FROM THE CLOUDS ABANDONED THE SECRET OF THE ISLANDThe rare FIRST LONDON EDITION. Being the FIRST ENGLISH EDITION of THE MYSTERIOUS ISLAND trilogy.Illustrated.Bound in the original period leather bindings, presumably the publisher's more expensive binding option. Ornate gilded spine. Marbled boards. 7 1/4 inches tall. Complete three volume set. Sampson Low, Marston, Low, & Searle, London. Printed in 1875. CONDITION: In Good+ condition. Mainly with generalized usage wear consistent with that book grade. A lot of general usage wear, abrasion, looseness, loose signatures. There is some gouging or deep abrasions through the base of the front cover along the bottom edge not affecting the leather that stood out to me, but is still consistent with this book grade. Most importantly the … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Merchants Rare Books [United States]
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