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La Chasse au Meteore - YYYY

The Chase of the Golden Meteor - 1909

French
(J-M Margot)
Jules Verne
Encyclopedia
Myers
Bibliography
Galagher
Bibliography
XX
V060
M9
A96
Alternate English Titles:
    The Hunt for the Meteor

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

Two men both discover a meteor and lay claim to it, after it is discovered to contain gold, but another party has the knowledge and the means to bring it safely to Earth. 


Book Collecting Information:
First English Editon: The Chase of the Golden Meteor
[1909]
Grant Richards
London

292 pages, Illustrated

Translated by: Frederick Lawton

First US Edition:   The Hunt for the Meteor
(1965)
Associated Booksellers
Westport, Conn

191 pages

Fitzroy Edition
Dustjacket

Other Editions:
The Hunt for the Meteor
(1965)
Arco Publications
London

Fitzroy Edition
Dustjacket

The Hunt for the Meteor

Ace Books
New York

Fitzroy Edition
Paperback

Chase of the Golden Meteor
1998 (October)
Bison Books
University of Nebraska Press
Nebraska

226 pages
Series: Frontiers of the Imagination Series
Paperback
Introduction by Gregory Abenford

ISBN-10: 0803296193
ISBN-13: 978-0803296190

Note: This version is a translation of the novel greatly altered by Michel Verne of his fathers book
It is a reprint of the first British edition, 1909 Grant Richards publisher, London!


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The Meteor Hunt
2006 (October)
Bison Books
University of Nebraska Press
Nebraska

Translator: Frederick Paul Walter
Editors: Walter James Miller, and Frederick Paul Walter

ISBN-10: 0803296347
ISBN-13: 978-0803296343

Note: This is the first critical English-language edition of an original version of Jules Verne's posthumously published novel. Newly trnaslated from the unaltered original Jules Verne edition.

 

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