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    Jules Verne. Six Books in English, including: From the Clouds to the Mountain. Boston: William F. Gill and Company, 1874. First edition of the Alger translation. Illustrated with black and white plates. Bound in decorative green cloth. [and:] In Search of the Castaways. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co., 1874. Many black and white illustrations. Bound in decorative green cloth. Hinges broken. Binding bumped and frayed. [and:] Michael Strogoff. New York: Scribner, Armstrong & Company, 1877. First American edition. Same pagination and illustrations as the British edition. The two maps - single-page - are bound in the back. In original decorative green cloth. Hinges starting. Some signatures loose. [and:] The Mysterious Island. London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington, 1886. Three octavo volumes, Dropped From the Clouds (fourth edition); Abandoned (fourth edition); Secret of the Island (fifth edition). Many black and white illustrations. Bound in decorative green cloth. Hinges to volumes II and III cracked. Volume III has some loose signatures, as well as some rubbing to front board. All books in very good or better condition. From the Frank Collection.

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