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THE MYSTERIOUS ISLAND.  THE MODERN ROBINSON CRUSOE.  First English Edition. Complete in 3 volumes:

THE MYSTERIOUS ISLAND. THE MODERN ROBINSON CRUSOE. First English Edition. Complete in 3 volumes:

by Jules Verne

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THE MYSTERIOUS ISLAND!The Rare First London Edition of 'The Mysterious Island'.By Jules Verne.Printed in 1875.This is the rare and highly desirable FIRST ENGLISH EDITION.Previously printed only in French.Never before printed in English.This being the First Edition in English.This is the most desirable form of this collection. It precedes the American edition.All Three FIRST EDITION/FIRST PRINTINGS, uniformly bound in the original antiquarian leather.Comprising the entire Mysterious Island trilogy.THE MYSTERIOUS ISLAND. THE MODERN ROBINSON CRUSOE. Translated from the French by W. H. G. Kingston. Being the First Edition in English.COMPLETE WITH ALL THREE FIRST EDITIONS: DROPPED FROM THE CLOUDS ABANDONED THE SECRET OF THE ISLANDThe rare FIRST LONDON EDITION. Being the FIRST ENGLISH EDITION of THE MYSTERIOUS ISLAND trilogy.Illustrated.Bound in the original period leather bindings, presumably the publisher's more expensive binding option. Ornate gilded spine. Marbled boards. 7 1/4 inches tall. Complete… Read More
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THE WORKS OF VOLTAIRE. Leather Set. Complete in 42 volumes. La Verite Edition. #540/700...
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THE WORKS OF VOLTAIRE. Leather Set. Complete in 42 volumes. La Verite Edition. #540/700 DAMAGED/SOME COVERS DETACHED

by Voltaire

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LA VERITE EDITION. Set #540 / 700
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Paris, London, New York, Chicago: E. R. DuMont, 1901. LA VERITE EDITION. Set #540 / 700. Complete in 42 volumes, as stated on the title pages. Illustrated with 168 full page plates. Bound in leather bindings. Gilded spines. Top edges are gilded. Marbled end papers. Rag paper. This is a high quality collection. These are large books. 8.75 inches tall. Well over 60 inches of shelf space. Includes original typed letter from Gerald Glass to America's Bookshop in New York, dated 1957, regarding the sale of these books. VERY GOOD+ internally, but with external general shelf wear, as shown. The hinges are all strongly attached, although there is some starting and some have been archivally reattached. SOME COVERS ARE DETACHED. Set is damaged. There is some general external wear and abrasion. Inscription in pencil on frontis tissue paper from parent to child about not letting these works influence negatively from Bible teachings. An exceptional set. Complete in 42 volumes. Limited to only 700 sets ever… Read More
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THE WORKS OF VOLTAIRE. Leather set. Complete in 42 volumes. Collector's Edition #292/660...
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THE WORKS OF VOLTAIRE. Leather set. Complete in 42 volumes. Collector's Edition #292/660 DAMAGED/SOME COVERS DETACHED

by Voltaire

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THE COLLECTOR'S EDITION. Set #292/660
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New York, London, Paris, Chicago: E. R. DuMont, [Copyright dated 1901.]. THE COLLECTOR'S EDITION. Set #292/660. Complete in 42 volumes, as stated on the title pages. Bound in leather bindings. Gilded spines. Raised hubs. Two leather labels. The top edges are gilded. Marbled end papers. Printed on thick quality paper. Wide margins. Illustrated with full page plates. 8.75 inches tall. 60 inches of shelf space. In excellent condition. The leather is still supple. There is general shelf wear and usage rubs, but these are all intact. All the hinges are strongly attached, some with starting, a few with archivally repaired hinges. —> SOME COVERS ARE DETACHED. Internally VERY GOOD, printed on quality rag paper that is very fresh bright and clean, near free of any foxing but for the first few pages. No previous signs of ownership. This is an impressive 42 volume collection, and these display beautifully. Voltaire was one of several Enlightenment figures (along with Montesquieu, John Locke, Jean-Jacques… Read More
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