[Tours of the World] Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne. Illustrations by de Neuville and L. Benett. Paris, Bibliothèque d'Éducation et de Récréation, J. Hetzel et Cie, sd (1874 and 1877 for the hardback).
Large single in-8°. Publisher's full purple cloth boards "with the initials JV-JH". Blue endpapers. Charles Magnier rel. Imp. Gauthier-Villars. Catalogue "J" for 1877-1878.
First illustrated edition (printed: 1757 - 73) and second single board.
Covers rubbed and spine slightly faded. Some foxing. Otherwise, a fine copy in a very rare and beautiful shade.