The Chase of the Golden Meteor, Jules Verne
First U.K. edition, first printing
London: Grant Richards, 1909. One of Verne's last novels, first written in 1901 but not published until 1908, three years after his death. Original pictorial cloth, tissue-guarded frontispiece and 23 illustrations. A very good copy. Bookplate to front pastedown and small blindstamp to flyleaf, else clean. Tanning to endpapers with scattered foxing internally. Binding sound, but paper cover just starting at the hinges. Light shelfwear present.
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