An Antarctic Mystery [Le Sphinx des glaces]

By: Verne, Jules

Price: $650.00

Quantity: 1 available


Original publisher's blue cloth variant (also issued in red and light green, with no apparent priority), front cover illus. in dark blue, silver foil, and black, lettered in silver foil and black. 1st American edition, dated 1899 on lower main title but actually published in 1898. Modest shelf wear with some rubbing to spine extremities and corners, mild soiling to covers, boards slightly warped, with minor binding lean. Slight surface rubbing to front cover illus.; spine panel somewhat sunned, with illustrated portion appearing faded. Firm binding, intact hinges, clean and unmarked interior, a bit toned by age. xiii,336 pp., illus. w/ 17 b&w plates.

Title: An Antarctic Mystery [Le Sphinx des glaces]

Author Name: Verne, Jules

Illustrator: Mrs. Cashel Hoev

Categories: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Literature: Novels/Stories, Drama, Modern 1sts,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, J. B. Lippincott Co.: 1899

Binding: Decorative Cloth

Book Condition: VG-

Jacket Condition: Not Issued

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 032956