One thought on “Illustrations from an old edition of Jules Verne’s “20,000 Leagues Under the Sea”

  1. Dear Matt, greetings from Paris !

    Wonderful picture. Deliciously mysterious and full of adventure, no way our ancestors dreamed watching these delicate engravings. They still make us dream of those adventures and Vernes is still a giant of scifi in the gilded age !

    Take a look here, I found the name of the illustrators: Neuville and Riou, the whole set seems here:

    http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b2200238g

    great finding, thanks again.

    Best and see ya !

    Franck.

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