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Face au drapeau - 1896 

Facing the Flag - 1897
French
(J-M Margot)
Jules Verne
Encyclopedia
Myers
Bibliography
Galagher
Bibliography
FD
V044
Mxxx24
A79
Alternate English Titles:
    Facing the Flag
    For the Flag 
    Simon Hart: a Strange Story of Science & the Sea

Plot Synopsis: 
(courtesy of D. Kytasaari - http://epguides.com/djk/JulesVerne/works.shtml)
The great pirate Ker Karraje kidnaps Thomas Roch, a great French inventor.

It is Karraje's plan that Roch build for him the ultimate weapon "The Roch Fulgurator."


Book Collecting Information:
Significant Editions
First English Editon: For the Flag
1897
Sampson Low Marston and Co
London

Translated by: Mrs. Cashel Hoey
41 Illustrations, Gilt edges

First US Edition: Facing the Flag
1897
F Tennyson Neely Publisher
New York
Other Editions:
1897
Facing the Flag
1897
Federal Book Co
nd
Facing the Flag
nd (copyright 1897)
F M Lupton Publishing Co
New York
Facing the Flag
1898
F Tennyson Neely Publisher
New York

Neely's Imperial Library

Facing the Flag
1899
F Tennyson Neely Publishers
New York

No. 2 Neely's Vacation Library

 nd
For the Flag
nd
Sampson Low Marston and Co
London
For the Flag

ARCO Publications
London

Fitzroy Edition
Dustjacket

For the Flag

Associated Booksellers
Westport, Conn

Fitzroy Edition
Dustjacket

For the Flag

ACE Books
New York

Fitzroy Edition
Paperback

 


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