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    Jules Verne. Dropped From the Clouds. New York: 1875. First U. S. edition.

    More Information: Jules Verne. The Mysterious Island. Dropped From the Clouds. Translated from the French by W. H. G. Kingston. New York: Scribner, Armstrong, & Co., 1875. First U. S. edition. Octavo. [2, blank], 10, 310, [2, ads], [2, blank] pages. Frontispiece and 48 additional inserted plates. Publisher's full blue cloth, spine and front stamped in black and gilt, rear stamped in blind; all edges trimmed. Spine slightly skewed; backstrip dulled a shade, spine ends pushed and worn; light rubbing to boards with some pale spots of soiling at rear; board edges a bit worn and discolored; corners bumped with boards peeking through cloth. Text block edges browned and spot-soiled; endpapers foxed with previous owner book label at front pastedown; occasional marginal foxing or spot-soiling scattered throughout. Near fine. From the Glynn and Suzanne Crain Collection.

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