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    Jules Verne. The Mysterious Island: Part First, Shipwrecked in the Air. Boston: Henry L. Shepard and Company, 1875. First Shepard edition, published the same year as the first American edition by Scribner, given priority by Myers. Octavo. 202, [2, advertisements] pages. With forty-one plates plus two illustrations in the advertisements. Publisher's green cloth decoratively stamped in black and gilt. Moderate wear to the binding. Stamps and previous ownership inscription to endpapers. Heavy dustsoiling to rear endpapers. Very good. From the Jerry Weist Collection.

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