11-18-2018 11-18-2018
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3176B Boston
November 18, 2018 11:00AMCalender
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Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas.

$338$275
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3176B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas. Boston: Geo. M. Smith & Co., 1873. Second American edition, second issue, without "the end" on page 303, octavo, bound in green publisher's cloth with Nemo as the navigator depicted with the sextant on the front board, and at the wheel on the spine; brown end leaves, illustrated, binding bumped, 8 x 5 1/8 in.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

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