Le Village Aerian - 1901

The Village in the Treetops - 1964

- 38 illustrations (Georges Roux)

Bibliographic
Reference
French
(J-M Margot)
Jules Verne
Encyclopedia
Myers
Bibliography
Galagher
Bibliography
 
VA
V050 M57 A85
Alternate English Titles:
(The Aerial Village) (this direct translation never used)

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

 The members of a safari in the Congo discover what appears to be a colony of natives living in the trees.


Book Collecting Information:

This listing contains ALL Jules Verne Encyclopedia bibliographic entries for this book.

1946 Jules Verne Encyclopedia:
"On November 18, 1946, Willis E. Hurd inscribed in his French edition of this work that he had translated it into "American Manuscript" sometime after his retirement in May 1944. However, this translation was lost along with many other Verne-related items and correspondence after Hurd's death in 1958."
First English
Editon:

Jules Verne Encyclopedia:
"In 1964, the I. O. Evans translation of this work was published in the Fitzroy Edition as The Village in the Treetops, 191 pages, priced at $2.75 in America (Associated Booksellers) and 12s6d in Great Britain (ARCO). ... Interestingly, the title variation The Village in the Treetops first appeared in a 1944 letter from Hurd describing his translation efforts."

The Village in the Treetops
1964
ARCO
London

Fitzroy Edition
191 pages
Dustjacket shown

Collection Andrew Nash

First US
Edition:

Jules Verne Encyclopedia:
"In 1964, the I. O. Evans translation of this work was published in the Fitzroy Edition as The Village in the Treetops, 191 pages, priced at $2.75 in America (Associated Booksellers) and 12s6d in Great Britain (ARCO). ... Interestingly, the title variation The Village in the Treetops first appeared in a 1944 letter from Hurd describing his translation efforts."
(same entry as above)

The Village in the Treetops
(1964)
Associated Booksellers
Westport Conn.

Fitzroy Edition
191 pages
Dustjacket shown

Collection Andrew Nash

Other Editions:
1967
Jules Verne Encyclopedia:
"It was also published in the United States by Ace paperbacks. Interestingly, the title variation The Village in the Treetops first appeared in a 1944 letter from Hurd describing his translation efforts."

The Village in the Treetops
#H-67
1970
Ace Books Inc.
1120 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036

Fitzroy Edition
paperback

Collection Andrew Nash

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