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Nord contre sud - 1887 

North Against South - 1887

French
(J-M Margot)
Jules Verne
Encyclopedia
Myers
Bibliography
Galagher
Bibliography
NS
V033
M49
A62
Alternate English Titles:
    North Against South
    Burbank the Northerner (Part 1 of 2)
    Texar the Southerner (Part 2 of 2)
    Texars Revenge

Plot Synopsis: 
(courtesy of D. Kytasaari - http://epguides.com/djk/JulesVerne/works.shtml)

Abolitionist James Burbank's farm is ransacked by an angry mob led by Texar, a former slaver, and a man who always has an airtight alibi whenever he is accused of crimes.


Book Collecting Information:

First UK Editon:

S


North Against South
1888
Sampson Low
London

Complete in 2 parts
173pgs
154pgs
64 illustrations

Gilt edges

S=Image courtesy of Sumner and Stillman

First US Edition:

Texar's Revenge
or North Against South
(Nord Contre Sud)
A Tale of the American Civil War
(Complete in One Volume)

1888
Rand, McNally & Company, Publishers
148, 150, 152, and 154 Monroe Street
Chicago
323 Boradway
New York

Jules Verne's Works

Illustrated

1st 2 images courtesy of SF&F Books

Other Editions:
1888
Texar's Revenge or North Against South
A Tale of the Civil War

1888
Worthington Co
747 Broadway
New York

267 pages

Jules Verne's Works (at top of the spine)

nd - circa 1888
Texars Revenge
nd circa 1888
Hurst and Co,
New York

Arlington Edition (Variant 2)

c1890
The Texar's Revenge or North Against South
nd circa 1890
Hurst & Co, Publishers
122 Nassau Street
New York

Arlington Edition

Texar's Revenge
nd
Hurst & Co
New York

Texar's Revenge
nd
Hurst & Co
New York
1891 (both parts)

North Against South, Part 1
Burbank the Northerner,
A Tale of the American Civil War

1891
Sampson Low, Marston & Company
London

NOT Pears

Illustrated

with a frontispiece + 12 plates

gilt lettering on cover and spine (not edges)

Image courtesy of Andrew Cox Rare Books

Collection Andrew Nash

North Against South, Part 2
Texar the Southerner,
A Tale of the American Civil War

1891
Sampson Low, Marston & Company
London

NOT Pears

Illustrated

with a frontispiece + 12 plates

gilt titling

1891


North Against South, Part 1
Burbank the Northerner,
A Tale of the American Civil War

1891
Sampson Low, Marston & Company
London

North Against South, Part 2
Texar the Southerner
A Tale of the American Civil War

1891
Sampson Low, Marston & Company
London

"Pears' Soap" edition

Illustrated

14 illustrations
154 pages

information courtesy of David Linton

Collection Andrew Nash

1893

North Against South, Part 2
Texar the Southerner
A Tale of the American Civil War

1893 (inscribed 1895)
Sampson Low, Marston & Company
London

"Pears' Soap" edition

The Texar's Revenge, North Against South
1899 (April 30)
Arundel Library
Hurst & Co, Publishers
New York

Arundel Library, No 5

North Against South
nd
Hurst and Co,
New York
nd-circa 1890 Texar's Revenge
North Against South

nd-inscribed Dec 1890
Thompson & Thomas

Unique volume in that the font reduces toward the back of the book, starting at page 252 chapter 14, and gets very tiny, to reduce the number of pages

258 pages

nd-circa 1890
Texars Revenge or North Against South
nd
International Book Company
New York

St Nicholas Series for Boys and Girls

Image courtesy Dana Eales

1901

Texar's Revenge
1901
Street & Smith Publishers
New York

Medal Libary No. 108 .. 10 Cents

in Wraps

Images courtesy of Dana Eales

nd-circa 1900-1913
This book not listed in the Jules Verne Encyclopedia

North Against South
nd
The Grant Educational Co., Limited,
Glascow Book Saloons,
91 and 93 Union Street.
Glascow

Illustrated

See also:

  • The Green Ray
  • Mathias Sandorf
  • Archipelago on Fire
  • Will of an Eccentric

see "sets" page for Grant Educational editions

nd

Burbank the Northerner,
nd

Sampson Low
London

159 pages

Texar the Southerner
nd
Sampson Low,
London

Monkey-Jungle Cover

This book, MAY go with the dustjacket below

Burbank Image courtesy of Dana Eales

c1920
Texar the Southerner
nd (inscribed 1920)
Sampson Low,
London
1963
Part 1
Burbank the Northerner

1963
ARCO Publications
London

189 pages

Part 2
Texar the Southerner

1963
ARCO Publications
London

Fitzroy Edtion
Dustjacket

1963
Part 1
Burbank the Northerner

(1963)
Associated Booksellers
Westport, Conn.

189 pages

Collection Andrew Nash

Part 2
Texar the Southerner

(1963)
Associated Booksellers
Westport, Conn.

Fitzroy Edtion
Dustjacket

Collection Andrew Nash

 
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