Jules Verne (8 February 1828 – 24 March 1905)
French novelist, poet, and playwright best known for his adventure novels and his profound influence on the literary genre of science fiction. (Wikipedia)
From our stacks: Cover and spine detail from The Fur Country; Or, Seventy Degrees North Latitude. Translated from the French of Jules verne. By N. D’Anvers. With One Hundred Illustrations. Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1874.