THE JUSTIFICATION OF ANDREW LEBRUN. New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1894. Octavo, pp. [i-v] vi  2-277 [278: blank] [279-282: ads], fly leaves at front and rear, original decorated brown cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold, brown coated endpapers. First U.S. edition. Science fiction mystery set against the background of the discovery of a method to chemically suspend animation. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 131. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 28. Suvin, Victorian Science Fiction in the UK, p. 55. Bleiler (1978), p. 16. Reginald 00894. Hubin, p. 24. Spine panel just a bit darkened, still a fine copy with bright gold stamping (#130691).
"Authorized Edition" on copyright page.