Item #88800 Five Weeks in a Balloon. Jules Verne.
Five Weeks in a Balloon
Five Weeks in a Balloon
Five Weeks in a Balloon
Five Weeks in a Balloon

Five Weeks in a Balloon

Sampson Low, Marston & Company, 1899. Riou, Édouard. Reprint. Hardcover. 12mo. Good+. Item #88800

Scarce Sampson Low printing bound in beautifully decorated green cloth boards with decorative gilt titles and red/grey/black illustration on cover and spine. B/W frontis and 64 plates throughout from illustrator Édouard Riou. 352p. Interior clean and unmarked aside from normal toning to prelims and occasional spotting throughout. Once gilt upper edge deeply toned. Binding is notably canted and both hinges cracked though attached. Bumped head and foot have several short splits beginning to fray. Covers are moderately worn with a bit of faint discoloration, scuffing, and started corners. Protected in glassine cover.

Price: $140.00

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