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De la Terre à la Lune. Trajet direct en 97 heures 20 minutes - 1865 

From the Earth to the Moon - 1867/1869
Bibliographic
Reference
French
(J-M Margot)
Jules Verne
Encyclopedia
Myers
Bibliography
Galagher
Bibliography
 
TL
V003
M26
A11


This book was followed by a sequel Around the Moon. (AL / V007)It was also published complete with both parts. 

Alternate English Titles:

    • A Trip to the Moon in Ninety-seven Hours 
    • From the Earth to the Moon 
    • From the Earth to the Moon; The Trip Direct in 97 Hours 20 Minutes 
    • From the Earth to the Moon Direct, in Ninety-seven Hours Twenty Minutes 
    • From the Earth to the Moon Direct, in Ninety-seven Hours Twenty Minutes, and A Trip Round It 
    • From the Earth to the Moon Direct and Round the Moon 
    • From the Earth to the Moon and a Trip Around it. (both books together) 
    • A Journey to the Moon and Round  About It 
    • Baltimore Gun Club (The) 
    • Barbicane and Co. 
    • Moon Voyage (The) 
    • Rocket Flight to the Moon
    • Voyage to the Moon (A) 

Plot Synopsis: 
(courtesy of D. Kytasaari - http://epguides.com/djk/JulesVerne/works.shtml)
Barbicane and members of the Baltimore Gun Club conceive of a plan to travel to the moon via a gigantic cannon.

Book Collecting Information:
First UK
Editon:
 

From the Earth to the Moon Direct in 97 Hours 20 Minutes and a Trip Around It
1873
Sampson Low, Marston and Co
London

Pictorial maroon cloth

First US Edition:  

From The Earth to the Moon Direct in 97 Hours 20 Minutes and a Trip Around It
1874
Scribner Armstrong and Co
New York

Translated from the French by Louis Mercier, M. A., (Oxon,) and Eleanor E. King
Pictorial brown, blue, green cloth
80 Illustrations
(after the title page "by the same author" A Journey to the Center of the Earth)
4 pages of advertisements at end of the book.

Other Editions:
1877
From the Earth to the Moon
1877
Scribner Armstrong and Co
New York
nd (circa 1880)

The Moon Voyage
nd (circa 1880s)
Ward Lock
London
1889

From the Earth to the Moon
1888 or 1889
John W Lovell Company
New York

No. 1294

nd(circa 1890)
Moon Voyage
nd (circa1890s)
Grand Colosseum Warehouse
Glascow
1896 (?)
From the Earth to the Moon
1896
Sampson Low
London
nd (circa 1900)


Moon Voyage
nd (circa1900)
Ward Lock
London
nd (inscribed 1902)
From the Earth to the Moon
nd (Inscribed 1902, copyright 1889)
A L Burt,
New York
nd
Earth to the Moon
nd
W M Allison
nd
From the Earth to the Moonfromtheearthtothemoon_
nd
Federal Book Co
New York
nd
From the Earth to the Moon
nd
M A Donohue
Chicago (New York?)

Shown without and with Dustjacket

Round the Moon
nd
M A Donohue
Chicago
nd (inscribed 1904)
From the earth to the Moon
nd (inscribed 1904)
A L Burt Co and Publishers
New York

From the Earth to the Moon
1905
Charles Scribners Sons
New York

1 of at least 6 identical volumes
323 pages, 12 illustrations

1907
From the Earth to the Moon
1907 (inscribed 1923)
Sampson Low
London

12th Edition

nd (circa 1920)

From Earth to Moon
nd (circa 1920)
Sampson Low
London

Round the Moon
1920
Sampson Low Marston
London

1924
From the Earth to the Moon
1924
Ward Lock
London
1930

The Moon Voyage
1930
Ward Lock
London

Shown without and with Dustjacket

From the Earth to the Moon
?
 

Fitzroy Edition

? Rocket Flight to the Moon
Fireside Publications
Toronto, Canada
1970
From the Earth to the Moon
1970
J M Dent
London

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