London, South Kensington
30 November 2005
VERNE, Jules (1828-1905). Around the World in Eighty Days ... translated by Geo. M. Towle. London: Sampson Low, Marston, Low & Searle, 1874 . 8°. Wood-engraved frontispiece and 53 plates, 48-pages of publisher's advertisments at the end dated October 1873 (some very light marginal browning and spotting). Original pictorial cloth gilt, gilt edges (extremities rubbed, some very light staining to lower cover). Provenance: J. Chute (School prize label dated 1874). FIRST ENGLISH EDITION.
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