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Jules Verne at Hetzel's

Au Phare, à l'Obus, aux Deux Eléphants, au Globe Doré... these famous "cartonnage" bindings are one of the finest editorial achievements of the nineteenth century. Discover the extraordinary journey of the Editions Hetzel.

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Jules VERNE

Les Enfants du Capitaine Grant

Hetzel, Paris 1903, 18x28cm, cartonnage de l'éditeur.

Illustrated edition of 154 drawings by Férat engraved by Barbant.
Cartonnage editor Hetzel "back to the anchor" full red percaline, second flat type Engel "i" as indicated by Jauzac, blue guard pages of origins, all golden edges.
Blue guards clear in margin as usually. Caps a little [...]

450 €

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Jules VERNE

Bourses de voyage

Jules Hetzel , Paris 1904, 17,5x27,5cm, relié.

Edition containing 47 illustrations by L. Benett, 12 large chromotypographies, numerous photographic views and a map.
Cartonnage editor Hetzel signed Engel said "to the globe" type 4, back to the lighthouse, second board type Engel "i" according to Jauzac, all golden [...]

400 €

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Jules VERNE

Hector Servadac

Jules Hetzel, Paris 1881-1883, 18x28cm, relié.

Illustrated edition of P. Philippoteaux drawings, engraved by Laplante.
Cartonnage of the publisher "two elephants" type 2 signed Lenègre, second flat type Lenègre d according to Jauzac, all golden slices. BR catalog connected in-fine.
Back a little bit past. Scattered foxing, mainly at [...]

500 €

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Jules VERNE

Les Frères Kip

Jules Hetzel , Paris 1903-1904, 17,5x27,5cm, relié.

Edition illustrated by George Roux: 12 large chromotypographies, 2 maps as well as many photographic views.
Cartonnage editor Hetzel signed Engel said "to the globe" type 4, back to the lighthouse, second board Engel type "h" according to Jauzac, all golden slices.
Blue guards originally [...]

800 €

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Jules VERNE

Michel Strogoff. De Moscou à Irkoutsk

Hetzel, Paris 1898-1902, 18x27,5cm, 368pp., relié.

New edition. Many drawings of Férat in-text engraved by Barbant.
Publisher cartonnage said "To the golden globe" type 3, with the second flat Engel type h, back to the lighthouse.
Guards changed. Bookplate stuck on the subtitle. second board with tiny soils.
One of the [...]

700 €

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First edition

Jules VERNE

L'île à hélice

Hetzel, Paris 1895, 18x28cm, relié.

first edition illustrated with 80 drawings by Benett and 12 insets in color. Catalog D for 1895 attesting to the first edition.
Cartonnage editor said "To the portrait pasted" plate signed Paul Souze on the ball and Lenègre and co tail tail and anchor.
Back possessed gold ironed cardboard [...]

400 €

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Jules VERNE

Deux ans de vacances

Hetzel, Paris 1888, 18x28cm, cartonnage de l'éditeur.

First illustrated in-8 edition of 92 illustrations by Benett, including an inset color map: this is the first appearance of polychromy for an illustration of a Jules Verne novel.
Cartonnage editor Hetzel "with two elephants" full red percaline signed Lenègre type 3, first board signed Souze, [...]

700 €

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Jules VERNE

L'Agence Thompson and Co.

Hetzel, Paris 1907, 18x28cm, cartonnage de l'éditeur.

First and only edition in-8 illustrated by L. Benett also including many photographs and planks in chromotypography.
Cartonnage editor Hetzel "with the fan and the elephant" full red percaline signed Engel, first flat polychrome signed Engel, second flat type "i" as [...]

700 €

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