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Jules Verne





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Classic Literature

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1st Edition

*Please note that due to a change in circumstances I will only be able to post on Saturdays so please ensure you pay promptly to receive your books quickly!*
As I have far too many books, I am currently selling a range of books for more space.

North Against South, Jules Verne, Samspon Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, 1888, 173+154pp

Here is a first edition of one of Jules Verne's most acclaimed works - later named 'Texar's Revenge' and based around the American Civil War..
This gloriously illustrated book features decorative Victorian covers and bright gilding to all edges and is a very rare item.
Curiously, this book was printed in 1887 but post-dated to 1888. The book is paginated in two parts - later to be published in two volumes.
This is the only time the book was printed under 'North Against South'.

Similar copies are priced starting at £2,152.93 inc postage on so my copy is really priced to sell.
A genuine rarity.

In Good condition
Light cover wear
Generally very good inside with period inscription.
Sadly has several loose illustrations (all present)

I'm happy to post worldwide but please contact me first to find out postage prices.
Please feel free to contact me with any questions you might have/

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