A Journey in Other Worlds: A Romance of the Future
Place Published: New York
Publisher: D. Appleton and Company
Date Published: 1894
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 37874
476pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] Blue cloth decoratively stamped in silver and gold. Blue endpapers. Frontispiece by Kurtz. Good. The extremities are mildly rubbed and a little bumped, the endsheets have thin cracks along the hinges that have been dabbed with glue, and the pages are tanned. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle. Locke, Spectrum of Fantasy. Bleiler CFL.
Nine wonderful illustrations by Dan Beard. An interplanetary adventure taking place in the year 2000. John Jacob Astor, the wealthy builder of New York's Astoria Hotel, went down with the Titanic.