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Author Peter Parley (S.G. Goodrich) editor illustrations Whitney & Jocelyn
Title BALLOON TRAVELS OF ROBERT MERRY and his young friends over various countries in Europe
PlacePub New York
Publisher Derby & Jackson
Date 1857
Illustrations Plates on yellow paper (8 including pictorial extra titlepage) + one plate given twice, by Whitney & Jocelyn Sc.
Description Large octavo green cloth spined boards (edges bit rubbed) All Edges Marbled. Half title + frontisplate of the children stepping into the balloon + engraved pictorial titlepage of the balloon flying past a volcano +308pp (includes dated printed titlepage). Brown spots to five leaves near front and a few slight offsetting from plates to text opposite. Three small corner creases but generally a nice tight clean copy.
Booknumber J47335
Price Price: GBP 18.00 or USD 24.00
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