[Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne. Illustrations by de Neuville and Riou. Paris, Bibliothèque d'Éducation et de Récréation, J. Hetzel et Cie, sd (ca 1879).
Large double in-8°. Publisher's full ultramarine blue cardboard binding "aux deux éléphants" with Lenègre type "b" second board. A. Lenègre bookbinder. Gilt edges. Blue endpapers. Printed by Gauthier-Villars.
Covers, corners and spines slightly rubbed. Some foxing. Otherwise, a very nice copy whose blue color turns a little purple.