The Child of the Cavern; or, Strange Doings Underground. Jules VERNE, Gabriel, Agnes Kinloch KINGSTON.

The Child of the Cavern; or, Strange Doings Underground.

London: Sampson Low, Marston & Company, 1891. [Strange Tale] VINTAGE COPY, a later edition. Octavo (19 x 13cm), pp.174. With ten illustrated plates, including a frontispiece. Publisher's green cloth with black and gilt titles and decoration to spine and upper. All edges gilt. Green ink stamp and pencil ownerships to both sides of fly-leaf. A crisp, clean copy, in a particularly bright binding. Near fine. The discovery of an apparent race of troglodytes holds up the development of a promising new vein at an old coal mine near Stirling, in Scotland. First published in English in 1877. Item #57221

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