London: Ward and Downey, 1887. Harry Furniss. First edition. Hardcover. Item #28432
Brother and sister shrink and explore the interior of their uncle's body. Blieler; Science Fiction, The Early Years 486. Three plates and many smaller illustrations by Furniss. One plate and anatomy drawings by the author. From the library of Charles Atwood Kofoid with his bookplate on the front paste-down endpaper. Kofoid was an American zoologist known for his collection and classification of many new species of marine protozoans which established marine biology on a systematic basis. Bound in original green cloth over beveled boards with lettering and illustrations in gilt and black. Hinges professionally repaired. A very good copy.