THE TOUR OF THE WORLD IN EIGHTY DAYS. Jules Verne.

THE TOUR OF THE WORLD IN EIGHTY DAYS.

Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1873. First edition in English. Verne's famous classic, "Around the World in Eighty Days." made into the 1956 movie with an all star cast including David Niven, Cantinflas, Robert Morley, Noel Coward, Jon Gielgud, et al. Phileas Fogg attempts to circumnavigate the late Victorian world in 80 days or fewer, for a wager of £20,000 with members of London's Reform Club. Small Octavo. Very good in blue pictorial cloth with age toning to spine and pages, rubbing to edges, bumping to corners, has black end papers, cracking to gutter between verso of front free end paper and first blank page, tiny open tear to fore edge of first blank page and page 283, otherwise, binding strong and bright gilded letters on spine.***PLEASE INQUIRE BEFORE PURCHASE. DESCRIPTION NOT FULLY VETTED***.
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Price: $750.00

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