JULES VERNE ... Translated by Erik de Mauny. London: Staples Press Limited, . Octavo, pp. [1-10] 11-222 [223-224: blank] [note: last leaf is a blank], boards. First edition in English. A translation of JULES VERNE -- SA VIE, SON OEUVRE (1928). The first biography of Verne, written by his niece. Gallagher, Mistichelli and Van Eerde, Jules Verne: A Primary and Secondary Bibliography D138. Bookplate on front paste-down. A fine copy in very good dust jacket with wear and shallow fraying and chipping along top edge. (#160248).
"FIRST PUBLISHED IN GREAT BRITAIN 1954" on copyright page.