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    Sale 2011

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    12 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 183

    VERNE, Jules (1828-1905). Works. Edited by Charles F. Horne. New York and London: Vincent Parke and Company, 1911.

    Price Realised  

    VERNE, Jules (1828-1905). Works. Edited by Charles F. Horne. New York and London: Vincent Parke and Company, 1911.

    15 volumes, 8o (232 x 157 mm). Illustrated. Red half morocco, marbled boards, spines gilt in six compartments, top edge gilt, others uncut.

    LIMITED EDITION, number 51 of 500 sets of the "Prince of Wales edition".

    [Tipped-in to vol. 1:] VERNE, Jules. Autograph letter signed, in French, 5 June 1878, in which Verne agrees to be interviewed for a new journal. One page, 12mo. (15)


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