The Invasion of 1910: with a full account of the Siege of London

By: Le Queux, William; Wilson, H.W.

Price: £175.00

Quantity: 1 available


First edition first printing 1906. Hardback book is tight clean and square. Boards have some feint marking and couple of gently bumped corners, otherwise clean and sharp. Lower board has a few splash marks and a single 2mm dark spot. Blind stamped crest sharp and gilt titles lovely and bright. Spine has some light grubbiness and sl. faded gilt titles, bumping to spine ends. Text block has lighter than expected toning to edges, and a small number of very feint spots. Lower edge untrimmed. The pages are crisp and unblemished, with the occasional spot affecting the first 15 and the last 10 or so pages. Offset toning to the FEP, which also has previous booksellers pencil price , and previous owners neat ink pen notation. Contemporary previous owners book plate affixed to front paste down. Binding is tight and square, hinges strong. 550 pgs. Very good condition, close to near fine for the age. No jacket. For grading accuracy books are photographed without a protective book cover. Note we do not use stock images, the book pictured is the book described. A really great example of this collectible early SF title, perhaps the best online right now. Often found in a distressed state this copy is very solid. This the first edition from 1906, of this famous novel detailing in a documentary style, with notices maps and plans, the invasion of Britain by Germany, a proper collectors copy.

Title: The Invasion of 1910: with a full account of the Siege of London

Author Name: Le Queux, William; Wilson, H.W.

Categories: Science Fiction,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, Eveleigh Nash: 1906

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 004023