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The Field Of Ice

By Verne, Jules




It was a bold project of Hatteras to push his way to the North Pole, and gain for his country the honour and glory of its discovery. But he had done all that lay in human power now, and, after having struggled for nine months against currents and tempests, shattering icebergs and breaking through almost insurmountable barriers, amid the cold of an unprecedented winter, after having outdistanced all his predecessors and accomplished half his task, he suddenly saw all his hopes blasted.


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THE FIELD OF ICE

Verne, Jules

1875. With 126 Illustrations by Riou. London and New York: George Routledge and Sons, 1875. 16 pp undated ads. Original terra-cotta cloth pictorially decorated in black and gilt. First English Edition. This was the second and concluding volume in the "Adventures of Captain Hatteras," following A JOURNEY TO [or THE ENGLISH AT] THE NORTH POLE. Verne actually wrote these about ten years earlier, at which time they were published in French; it was not until 1874 that they were published by Osgood of Boston (in one volume), followed the next year by Routledge of London.~This copy is in terra-cotta cloth; we have also had this in green cloth, and Myers reports a copy in blue cloth (no priority). It is a bright copy, in near-fine condition (minor mottling of the cloth, a touch of wear at the lower edge). Taves & Michaluk V004; Mistichelli [etc.] A10; Myers 58 ("pictorial blue cloth").

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The Field of Ice.

VERNE, Jules [Gabriel], (1828-1905).

London and New York, George Routledge and Sons. 1876 (probably printed 1875). SEPARATE EDITION, FIRST EXPORT copy, previously published as 'Captain Hatteras,' containing the two parts 'At the North Pole' and 'The Field of Ice' This is the edition with the 'London and New York' imprint noted by Myers- the printing with 1875 stated has 'London' only imprint. Both have 269 pages. Bibliography suggests Routledge produced these copies for the U.S market, with a simultaneous separate issue of the first part, sporting amended title for Americans; 'The English At the North Pole'. Large 8vo. Publisher's elaborate pictorial binding of blue cloth decorated in gilt and black. All edges gilt. Ink inscription to flyleaf, family bookplate. Wear to cloth at edges of binding. Hinges starting, small loss to headbands. Very good copy. Copiously illustrated with monochrome wood engravings by Riou thoughout.

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The Field of Ice

Verne, Jules

London: George Routledge and Sons. 1875. Hardcover. iv, 269pp + 14pp of publisher's advertisements. Brick red cloth stamped in black and gold on the front and the spine. With 126 illustrations by Riou. Wear to corner tips and spine ends, front hinge starting, previous owner's name in pencil on the front free endpaper and flyleaf, some scattered foxing. A very good- copy. Taves and Michaluk V004.; Octavo .

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$250.00

The Field of Ice

Verne, Jules

London: George Routedge and Sons, 1875. Published by Routledge in London for the American market, with 'London and New York' on the title page and the first printing date of 1875. This is the rare brown cloth variant with gilt and black North Pole scene and polar bears and seals in black. Numerous engravings by Riou, with tissue interleaving to plates. Neat prior name on flyleaf; very slightest cocking of spine; expert repair to small splits at rear hinge; rubbing to bottom edges. Otherwise a very good, tight, clean and unmarked copy, quite attractive in its thick archival Mylar jacket. Extremely scarce.. First U.K. Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Illus. by Riou Wood Engravings. Octavo.

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The Field of Ice

Verne, Jules

London and New York: George Routledge and Sons, 1877. Red/black/ gilt embossed boards, designed, minor rubbed. Engraved frontis, title page, some engravings dated 1866. Not sure of issue as there are 269 pgs, 270 blank, but no advertisments,minor smudges on last two rep. Tight clean copy of classic Verne work. Illus. by With 126 Illustrations By Riou. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Literature. Owner's Name. Early American Edition.. Decorative Cloth. Very Good.

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The Field of Ice

Verne, Jules. Illustrated By Riou

George Routledge and Sons. Collectible - Acceptable. London and New York: George Routledge and Sons, 1875. 1st edition. 12mo Hardcover 269 pgs. With 126 B/W illustrations. Fair Book. Spine torn. Rear hinge cracking. One plate detached. Inquire if you need further information.

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The Field of Ice

Verne, Jules. Illustrated By Riou

London and New York: George Routledge and Sons, 1876. Early printing [1876], with Every Boy's Library at top of front cover. Fair to good in an emerald green Victorian cloth binding over beveled boards, printed in gilt and black, 190 pages, 6 engraved plates including frontis. Covers rubbed, mainly at the extremities, with minor fraying to corners and spine ends, hinges internally neatly repaired, text block sound, most plates a little age-darkened, pages clean with a few instances of very light foxing, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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The Field of Ice (Large Print Edition) (Bibliobazaar Reproduction)

Jules Verne

BiblioLife. Hardcover. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Field of Ice

Jules Verne

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The Field of Ice: Part II of the Adventures of Captain Hatteras

Jules Verne

BiblioBazaar. Paperback. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Field of Ice: Part II of the Adventures of Captain Hatteras

Jules Verne

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The Field of Ice: Part II of the Adventures of Captain Hatteras

Jules Verne

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THE FIELD OF ICE.

Verne, Jules

London: George Routledge and Sons:, 1877. 269 pages, with 126 illustrations by Riou. "It was a bold project of Hatteras to push his way to the North Pole, and gain for his country the honour and glory of its discovery." VERY GOOD- HARDCOVER, red cloth with black illustrated cover and spine, some wear to two corners and spine edges of book. Binding is tight. A nice clean copy overall.. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Not Issued With A Dust Jacket.. Illus. by Riou. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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The Field of Ice

Jules Verne

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The Field of Ice

Jules Verne

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The Field of Ice

Jules Verne

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Field of Ice, The

Verne, Jules

New York: George Routledge and Sons, NA. Reprint. Hardcover. Good/None. 269 pages. Hardcover. No date - circa 1880's. Gray cloth with decoration on spine and cover in black. Spine title on gilt background. Features 126 black & white illustrations by Riou. Tanning to preliminary, and rear pages. Spine slightly cocked. Clean, unmarked text. Record # 612263

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The Field of Ice: Part II of the Adventures of Captain Hatteras

Jules Verne

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The Field of Ice : Part II of the Adventures of Captain Hatteras

Jules Verne

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The Field of Ice (Large Print Edition)

Jules Verne

BiblioLife, 2008-08-18. Large type edition. Hardcover. Used:Good. Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy. Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.

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