Around The World In Eighty Days

byJULES VERNEIntroduction byHerbert Lottman Afterword byKaren J. Renner

July 7, 2015|
Around The World In Eighty Days by JULES VERNE
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Jules Verne''s masterpiece of adventure fiction that has captured the imaginations of generations of readers and continues to enthrall us today.

On October 2, 1872, an English gentleman makes a remarkable wager: He can travel around the entire world in a mere eighty days. Thus begins Jules Verne’s classic novel, which remains unsurpassed in sheer storytelling entertainment. Phileas Fogg and his faithful manservant, Passepartout, embark on a fantastic journey into a world filled with surprises, danger, and beauty—from the shores of India, where the travelers rescue the beautiful wife of a rajah from ritual sacrifice, to the rugged American frontier, where their train is ambushed by an angry band of Sioux. With twenty thousand pounds at stake, Fogg’s mission is complicated by an incredible case of mistaken identity that sends a Scotland Yard detective in hot pursuit in what becomes a riveting race against time and an action-packed odyssey into the unknown.

With an Introduction by Herbert Lottman 
and an Afterword by Karen J. Renner
Jules Verne (1828–1905), born in Nantes, France, was the author of innumerable adventure stories that combined a vivid imagination with a gift for popularizing science. Although he had studied law in Paris, he devoted his life entirely to writing. His most popular stories in addition to Around the World in Eighty Days (1873) incl...
Title:Around The World In Eighty Days
Format:Mass Market Paperback
Product dimensions:272 pages, 6.75 X 4.19 X 0.68 in
Shipping dimensions:272 pages, 6.75 X 4.19 X 0.68 in
Published:July 7, 2015
Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780451474285

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