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    First George Smith Edition and Second American Printing

    Jules Verne. Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Seas; or, The Marvellous and Exciting Adventures of Pierre Aronnax, Conseil His Servant, and Ned Land, A Canadian Harpooner. Boston: Geo. M. Smith & Co., 1873. Second American printing, without "The End" on p. 303, as is common. Octavo. 303 pages. 110 illustrations. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Publisher's pictorial green cloth binding, decorated and lettered in black and gilt; brown coated endpapers. A bit of wear and rubbing, especially at the bottom of the spine. Occasional minor foxing. Some marginal spotting and soiling. Altogether, a very good, handsome copy. The second issue, after the very rare James R. Osgood first printing.

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