Westport, CT: Associated Booksellers, 1965. First edition of the Fitzroy Edition. Hardcover. 192pp. Octavo [20 cm] Black cloth-effect paper over boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine. Very good condition. There is a thin, 5" long moisture stain on the top edge of the rear endsheet, else the pages are very clean. Roughly thirty pages are gently bumped at the top fore edge corners. In a very good, price-clipped dust jacket. The rear panel is marginally soiled, and has a subtle damp stain along the top edge. Item #42923
Jules Verne is widely acclaimed as the founder of modern science fiction.