Around the World in Eighty Days (Puffin Classics)

Around the World in Eighty Days (Puffin Classics)

Jules Verne


surprising his stodgy colleagues on the particular Reform membership, enigmatic Englishman Phileas Fogg wagers his fortune, venture a unprecedented and bold company: to circumnavigate the globe in 80 days. along with his French valet Passepartout in tow, Verne’s hero traverses the some distance reaches of the earth, the entire whereas tracked by way of the intrepid Detective repair, a bounty hunter convinced he's at the path of a infamous financial institution robber. Set from the textual content of George M. Towle’s unique 1873 translation, this contemporary Library Paperback vintage of Verne’s event novel comes vividly alive, brilliantly reflecting on time, area, and one man’s fight to arrive past the limits of either technology and society.

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