Lot 273: VERNE, JULES. Le Docteur Ox. Maitre Zacharius Un Hivernage Dans Les Glaces, Un Drame Dans Les Airs.
10 November 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: VERNE, JULES. Le Docteur Ox. Maitre Zacharius Un Hivernage Dans Les Glaces, Un Drame Dans Les Airs. Illustrated. 1-page advertisement at end. 4to, publisher's green cloth, front cover and spine gilt, rear cover stamped in black, all edges gilt, very minor rubbing to extremities; contemporary ownership inscription to front flyleaf, intermittent faint foxing. first illustrated edition thus, with als by Verne (one page, recto only) addressed to "Monsieur" tipped to half-title, from Amiens, dated March 1, 80. Paris: J. Hetzel, 
Notes: with-Le Docteur Ox [with] Le Tour du Monde en Quatre-Vingts Jours. Illustrated. 4to, original decorative red cloth with gilt designs and lettering, all edges gilt, extremities rubbed with little exposure; contents with intermittent light foxing. First illustrated edition thus. Double volume edition. Paris, .