|The below image of the yacht Saint Michel, was created and signed by
Jules Verne This image was used on the cover of some of the editions of
Jules Verne's books published by James R. Osgood and Company, Boston.
The following is an excerpt from the introduction published in the 1873 edition of The Tour of the World in 80 Days by James R. Osgood and Company,
" The autographic sketch which forms our frontispiece represents
the Saint Michael, a little decked bark belonging to the author
of "The Tour of the World in Eighty Days."
|More information is available at the site of Gilles Carpentier: http://verne.jules.free.fr/80mots/mot.php3?mot=Yacht|