Boston: Henry L Shepard, 1874.
Illustrated by Jules-Descartes Férat. 14th Thousand. Hardcover. Good with no dust jacket. Item #13311
Front hinge started, some gutter starting, fraying to spine head and tail, cocked, tone, 1876 gift inscription, otherwise light wear. Still serviceable and solid hardcover. ; Edward and Judith Myers; Jules Verne: A Collector's Bibliography of First Editions & Printings in English; page 55. Published one year after the first US edition (1873) by Scribner, Welford & Armstrong, titled: Meridiana : The Adventures of Three Englishmen and Three Russians in South Africa. All twenty illustrations by Jules-Descartes Férat are present, although some are not by the pages stated in the index. Fictional adventures of a group from two countries, England and Russia, on a scientific expedition along the Orange River. ; 190, 2 ad pages.
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