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Hivernage dans les Glaces (Un) - 1874 

A Winter Amid the Ice - 1874 / 1876

*** This listing only shows Books with Winter Amid the Ice ON the cover
or collections with just the story Winter Amid the Ice ***

French
(J-M Margot)
Jules Verne
Encyclopedia
Myers
Bibliography
Galagher
Bibliography
HG
Vxxx
Mxxx
Axxx

This short story was also published as part of a collection of short stories in Doctor Ox's Experiment

Alternate English Titles:

    A Winter Amid the Ice
    A Winter Among the Ice-Fields
    A Winters Sojourn in the Ice
    Winter in the Ice

Alternate French Titles:


Plot Synopsis: 


Book Collecting Information:

This listing contains ALL Jules Verne Encyclopedia bibliographic entries for this book.

1874 Jules Verne Encyclopedia:
"In 1874, Charles E. Warburton published A Journey to the Centre of the Earth, bound together with A Winter's Sojourn in the Ice, translated by Stephen W. White, as reprinted from the columns of The Evening Telegraph, in 123 double-column octavo pages, priced at 25 cents."

A Journey to the Centre of the Earth
with A Winter's Sojourn in the Ice

1874
Charles E. Warburton
Philadephia(?

Translated by Stephen W White

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First Separate Edition
1877, (December 1876)

Patial cover shown
Jules Verne Encyclopedia:
"On November 9, 1876, Lee and Shepard copyrighted Winter in the Ice. By
December 23, 1876, Lee and Shepard offered their Handy Verne Series, three volumes containing Tour of the World in 80 Days, Winter on Ice, and Wreck of the Chancellor, each $1. Lee and Shepard obtained the plates for all three of these works from Albert Mason, who purchased them at the Osgood sale. ... The front cover repeats the same design on the back cover, with the title, author's name and the St. Michel embossed in red on black cloth."

A Winter in the Ice
nd (?1877?)
Lee and Shepard
Boston

Ed: A copy was sold at auction in Paris, on Oct 9, 2015

Handy Verne Series (1 of 3 volumes)

Other Editions:
1876
Jules Verne Encyclopedia:
"In May 1876, Sampson Low, Marston, Low and Searle published the Author's Illustrated Edition of Winter Amid the Ice, and Other Stories, 8vo., priced at 1s."

A Winter Amid the Ice
1876
Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington
London

Jules Verne's Works
Low's Authorized & Illustrated Edition

The image to the left IS the 1 shilling Jules Verne's WOrks

Wrappered Edition

Ed: NOTE: The Jules Verne Encyclopedia says Sampson Low, did not publish a unique Winter volume until 1877!

1876
Jules Verne Encyclopedia:
"On December 8, 1877, Sampson Low announced that among their Cheaper Editions was issued Dr Ox and Winter Amid the Ice, with a few of the illustrations, in handsome paper wrapper, 1s; cloth gilt, 2s each."

A Winter Amid the Ice
1876
Sampson Low
London

Gilt Banner

ed: NOTE: The Jules Verne Encyclopedia says Sampson Low, did not publish a unique Winter volume until 1877!

2nd Image (Green) provided by Dana Eales

1877 Jules Verne Encyclopedia:
"By June 9, 1877, the World Publishing House announced A Winter Amid the Ice, and Other Tales, would be ready June 23. It was billed as "A thrilling volume by Jules Verne, especially adapted for summer reading,", described as 12 mo., cloth extra, appropriate and unique binding, price $2."

A Winter in the Ice and Other Thrilling Stories
1877
The World Publishing House
21 Astor Place and 142 Eighth Street
New York

60 illustrations

Contents:

  • A Winter Amid the Ice
  • Ascent of Mont Blanc
  • Doctor Ox's Experiment
  • Master Zacharius
  • A Drama in the Air

Ed: Despite the title on the cover, and the index of the book, beginning with A Winter Amid the Ice, the order of the stories, is actually:
Dr Ox, Master Zacharius, Drama in the Air, Winter Amid the Ice, Ascent of Mont Blanc

nd (1877) - inscribed 1884

Jules Verne Encyclopedia:
"John E. Potter and Company of Philadelphia published A WInter Amid the Ice, and Other Thrilling Tales in a fully illustrated edition. There are at least two binding designes: one has the title embossed in black icicle letters on the front cover, another has a decorative front cover; both have gilt icicle letters on the spine. The table of contents lists the title story first, even though it begins on page 193..."

A Winter Amid the Ice, and Other Thrilling Tales
nd
John E. Potter and Company
Philadelphia

NO title on Cover, but title in Icicle Letters on Spine

nd - 1877, inscr 1881
Jules Verne Encyclopedia:
"John E. Potter and Company of Philadelphia published A WInter Amid the Ice, and Other Thrilling Tales in a fully illustrated edition. There are at least two binding designes: one has the title embossed in black icicle letters on the front cover, another has a decorative front cover; both have gilt icicle letters on the spine. The table of contents lists the title story first, even though it begins on page 193..."

A Winter Amid the Ice, and Other Thrilling Tales
nd, Inscr 1881
John E. Potter and Company
Philadelphia

Title in Icicle Font on Cover

1877 Jules Verne Encyclopedia:
"The Lakeside Library published by Donnelly, Lloyd and Company of Chicago issued a quarto edition of Dr. Ox's Experiment, with A Winter Amid the Ice, and A Drama in the Air by June 9, 1877."

Dr. Ox's Experiment, with A Winter Amid the Ice
1877
Donnelly, Lloyd and Company
Chicago

Lakeside Library

1877 Jules Verne Encyclopedia:
"By November 24, 1877, Donnelly offered this title as part of the Boys' Winter Evening Library."

Dr. Ox's Experiment, with A Winter Amid the Ice
1877
Donnelly, Lloyd and Company
Chicago

Boy's Winter Evening Library

1881 A Winter in the Ice and Other Stories
1881
Lee and Shepard
Philadelphia
1889
A Winter Amid Ice and Other Thrilling Stories
1889
Keystone Publishing Co
Philadelphia 

2 examples shown (1 is closer detail and better colour!)

1890

Winter in the Ice
1890
Lee and Shepard
xx Main Street, "The Old South Meeting House"
Boston
xxx and xxx Broadway
New York, Charles T Dillingham

Around the World Library

1894
A Winter Amid the Ice
1894
Sampson Low, Marston & Company
London

192 pages

Author's Illustrated Edition

"Pears' Soap" Plain edition

Image 1 and listing information provided by Dana Eales

1894?
A Winter Amid the Ice
xx
Sampson Low, Marston & Company
London

192 pages

Author's Illustrated Edition

"Pears' Soap" Banner edition

Image provided by Dana Eales


Above, Table of contents, and list of 5 illustrations
A Winter in the Ice
1899
Lee and Shepard Publishers
(Note: Spine says "Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co")
Boston

This book is essentially Doctor Ox and other Stories, with Winter in the Ice appearing as the 4 story out of 5.

Contents:

  • Doctor Ox's Experiment
  • Master Zacharius
  • Drama in the Air
  • Winter in the Ice
  • The Fortieth French Ascension of Mont Blanc

According to Wikipedia, in 1905 Lee & Shepard merged with the Lothrop Company to form Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, but the title page definitely has 1899 listed.

nd (inscr 1899)
Winter Amid the Ice and Other Thrilling Stories
nd (inscr1899)
International Book Co
New York
nd (circa 1929)

Winter Amid the Ice
nd (circa 1920) (1929ish)
Sampson Low
London 

Cover and "IMP" Dustjacket shown
Monkey Jungle Series

Includes the Stories:

  • Winter Amid the Ice
  • Martin Paz
  • Drama in the Air
  • Ascent of Mt Blanc

Some images courtesy of Andrew Cox Rare Books

1930's (?)
***This is in French, but is used to teach English readers French!

Jules Verne's
L'Expédition de la Jeune-Hardie

nd
D.C. Heath & Co., Publishers
Boston, New York, Chicago

Heath's Modern Language Series
Edited with notes, Vocabulary,
and Appendixes by W. S. Lyon, M. A.

Note: story is 30 pages long, notes 22 pages and vocabulary is 23 pages and Appendix (irregular verbs) is 12 pages long

nd-circa 1940s-50s

A Winter Amid the Ice
nd-circa 1950
Sampson Low, Marston and Co. Ltd
London

Contents:

  • A Winter Amid the Ice (title page illustration only)
  • A Drama in the Air (0 illustrations)
  • Ascent of Mont Blanc (illustrated in text)
  • Martin Paz (not in contents, 0 illustrations)

Printed by the company that ended up taking over Sampson Low!!:

 
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