Voyages a reculons en Angleterre et en Ecosse - 1989 (written 1859-1860)

Backwards to Britain - 1992

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

Alternate English Titles:

Voyage en Angleterre et en Ecosse: Voyage a reculons (French)


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Book Collecting Information:
First French Edition:
Voyages a reculons en Angleterre et en Ecosse (Inedit)
1989
le cherche midi editeur
Paris

collection: La Bibliotheque Verne, dirigee par Christian Robin

Manuscrit inedit appaartenant a la Ville de Nantes
Edition etablie par Christian Robin

ISBN: 9782862741475

contents of this volume:

  • Introduction, par Les editeurs
  • Voyages a reculons en Angleterre et en Ecosse
  • Postface par Christian Robin
  • Notes
  • La Vie et l'Oeuvre de Jules Verne
  • Remerciements

First English Editon:

Backwards to Britain: Newly Discovered Classic
1992
W&R Chambers Limited
Edinburgh

This is the first time this story has been translated into English.

The introduction by William Butcher begins:
"Backwards to Britain is a time-bomb. It proves that Verne is not a science fiction author; it reveals the poetic and literary sensibilities of his writing; and it shows that Scotland was always his first love."

ISBN: 0-550-23000-9

Contents of this volume:

  • Introduction, by William Butcher
  • Note on the text
  • Backwards to Britain
  • Afterward, from the Editor of the French Edition, Christian Robin
  • Bibliography (related to this edition) by William Butcher
  • A Chronology of Jules Verne's life, by William Butcher

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