Jules Verne's most famous novel
Published for the very first time
This document is the only complete autograph manuscript of Jules Verne's masterpiece. It was written and published in serial form in 1872. Editions des Saints Pères is proud to present it to the public, for the very first time.
In addition to the complete manuscript for Tour du monde en 80 jours, we decided to include the 38 handwritten pages of Verne's original and incomplete draft, held at the Musée Jules Verne in Nantes.
This edition is enriched with a series of engravings from an edition of 1873.
A limited and hand numbered edition
This edition is limited to a 2,000 copy print-run. Each copy is hand numbered.
|"Je l'avais cherché il y a quelques années, sans trouver d'autre trace que 40 feuillets conservés au musée de Nantes. Quel bonheur quand nous avons mis la main dessus!"(...)|