The Special Correspondent or The Adventures of Claudius Bombarnac

By: Verne, Jules

Price: $456.00

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1st American Printing. Light brown cloth, gold lettering on spine, dark brown pictorial decoration on front board. 10 pages of ads in rear. Cloth rubbed, frayed at spine ends and board tips. Endpapers replaced, new. Page edges browned. Ink stamp of Hutchinson's Circulating Library, New Bedford, MA appears on Half-title page. 279 pages. Claudius Bombarnac, a reporter is assigned by the Twentieth Century to cover the travels of the Grand Transasiatic Railway which runs between Uzun Ada, Turkestan and Peking, China. This is the 1st American printing, published by Lovell, an affiliate of U.S. Book Company who owned the copyright, in November 1894 with no date. One of the scarcest American Verne printings.

Title: The Special Correspondent or The Adventures of Claudius Bombarnac

Author Name: Verne, Jules

Categories: Fiction Antique,

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Publisher: New York, NY, Lovell, Coryell & company: 1894

ISBN Number: B00085R3ES

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+

Size: 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall

lbs: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 86770

Keywords: Fiction Antique::Adventure