Jules Verne - Deux ans de vacances - 1888

Description
Jules Verne - Deux ans de vacances - 1888
Illustrated, Literature - Quantity: 1 - Book

Hetzel, Paris 1888, 18x28cm, publisher’s cartonnage binding. First edition, octavo, with 92 illustrations by Benett including a tipped-in colour map.This is the first instance of a polychrome illustration in a Jules Verne novel. Publisher’s cartonnage binding, Hetzel “au deux éléphants” in red full percaline signed Lenègre, type 3, front cover signed Souze, Lenègre “e”-type back cover as indicated by Jauzac, original blue endpapers, all edges gilt. EL catalogue at the end, faded and rubbed spine, dented headcap and tailcap, scattered foxing.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Illustrated, Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Jules Verne
Book Title
Deux ans de vacances
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1888
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
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