New York: Harper & Brothers, Franklin Square. 1887. First American Edition. Hardcover. First American edition. Octavo, original dark blue pictorial cloth stamped in gold, red and silver on spine and front cover, brown coated endpapers. 328 pp + 8 pp publishers catalogue at rear. Frontispiece with tissue guard, numerous (well, 119) additional illustrations in the text, many full-page. Light shelf-wear to lower edges with some show-through of the boards, spine tips lightly rubbed; a very good copy, with the small ownership label of John Ruyle on the verso of the front free endpaper. Very Good. Item #301976
¶ Fantastic adventure novel. The frontispiece plate is exceptionally weird.