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VERNE, Jules. L'Ile à Hélice. 

Paris, Bibliothèque d'Éducation et de Récréation, J. Hetzel et Cie, [1895].

8vo (269x179 mm), (4)-423-(1) pages and 12 color plates (includin 1 map). 8 pages (catalogue "D" for 1895-1896).  binding : Cartonnage "au portrait collé", Original red cloth decorated in many colors, all edges gilt. Loosing binding. Spine fadded. Cpas and one corner chipped. Upper joint split on 2 centimeter. Some old repairs. Upper cover in good state. Minor foxing at the beginning. An important lack at the corner of on page of the catalogue. 

First illustrated edition and the earliest cartonnage for this title.
The last time this cartonnage "au portrait collé" was used for a new title.

references: Jauzac [p. 278-279].

Price : 90 €

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