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Nantes 8 Feb. 1828 - Amiens, 24 March 1905 • French novelist
|BOOKS BY JULES VERNE:|
Around the World in Eighty Days
Follows the adventures of Phileas Fogg, an imperturbable English gentleman, as, in 1872, he tries to win his wager that he can travel around the world in eighty days.
|Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea|
1869? - 70?
French naturalist Dr Aronnax embarks on an expedition to hunt down a sea monster, only to discover instead the Nautilus, a self-contained world built by its enigmatic captain.
|Journey to the Centre of the Earth|
When Axel deciphers an old parchment that describes a secret passage through a volcano to the centre of the Earth, nothing will stop his Uncle Lidenbrock from setting out at once. So, with silent Hans the guide, the two men embark on a perilous, terrifying journey through the subterranean world.
|The Mysterious Island|
Adventure novel by Jules Verne, published in French in three volumes as L'ile mysterieuse in 1874 and included in his popular science-fiction series 'Voyages extraordinaires' (1863-1910).
|Michael Strogoff: a Courier of the Czar|
While in the service of Alexander II, Michael Strogoff faces almost insurmountable obstacles as he carries a message from Moscow to Irkutsk during the time of a Tatar rebellion.
|Keraban the Inflexible|
Keraban is determined not to pay the tax required to cross the Bosphorus by boat, so he journeys by land around the Black Sea.
|From the Earth to the Moon|
After making careful plans, three ingenious and courageous men fly through space towards the moon.
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