TWENTY THOUSAND LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA

(New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935).

THE WONDERFUL SCRIBNER'S ILLUSTRATED CLASSICS EDITION OF THE INCREDIBLE STORY OF CAPTAIN NEMO AND HIS FANTASTIC ADVENTURES IN ONE OF THE EARLIEST SUBMARINES. Aylward’s illustrations capture the intense drama and excitement of this imaginative tale, long recognized as one of the greatest classics of science fiction. It is also regarded as one of the premiere adventure novels and one of Verne's greatest works. Item #32067

A very early printing, identical to the first. Illustrated with 4 color plates and pictorial endpapers by W.J. Aylward. Large 8vo, publisher's original black cloth lettered in gilt on the spine, color pictorial paste-down by Aylward on the upper cover. x, 407 pp. A fine copy with very little evidence of age or use, the spine gilt bright but a bit rubbed, the hinges tight and strong, the text-block and illustrations clean. A pleasing copy.

Price: $75.00