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20000 Lieues Sous Les Mers

  [french | 1871]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [Ce roman parmi les plus clbres et des plus traduits de notre littrature apparat sans conteste comme une des oeuvres les plus puissantes les plus originales et les plus reprsentatives de Jules Verne. Tout commence en 1866: la peur rgne sur les ocans. Plusieurs navires prtendent avoir rencontr un monstre effrayant. Et quand certains rentrent gravement avaris aprs avoir heurt la crature la rumeur ...]
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A Journey Into The Interior Of The Earth

  [english | 1877]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [Journey to the Center of the Earth is a classic 1864 science fiction novel by Jules Verne (published in the original French as Voyage au centre de la Terre). The story involves a professor who leads his nephew and hired guide down a volcano in Iceland to the center of the Earth. They encounter many adventures including prehistoric animals and natural hazards eventually coming to the surface again ...]
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An Antartic Mystery

  [english | 1899]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [A sequel to Edgar Allan Poes The Narrative of A. Gordon Pym.]
Genres: [fiction | action adventure | mystery detectiveDownloads: 160

Around The World In Eighty Days

  [english | 1872]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [Shocking his stodgy colleagues at the exclusive Reform Club enigmatic Englishman Phileas Fogg wagers his fortune undertaking an extraordinary and daring enterprise: to circumnavigate the globe in eighty days. With his French valet Passepartout in tow Vernes hero traverses the far reaches of the earth all the while tracked by the intrepid Detective Fix a bounty hunter certain he is on the trail of ...]
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Autour De La Lune

  [french | 1869]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [Suite du roman De la Terre la Lune. Michel Ardan Nicholl et Barbicane ont survcu la terrible dflagration qui les a envoys dans lespace. Malgr la frayeur cause par un astrode qui manque de les pulvriser ils ftent dignement la russite de leur dpart. Cependant les fantaisies de laventurier franais nempchent pas lesprit pratique et scientifique de ses compagnons amricains de reprendre le dessus. ...]
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Cinq Semaines En Ballon

  [french | 1862]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [Linventeur Samuel Fergusson accompagn de son domestique Joe et de son ami Dick Kennedy entreprend de traverser le continent africain alors partiellement inexplor au moyen dun ballon gonfl lhydrogne. Il a en effet invent un dispositif qui en lui vitant de perdre du gaz ou de devoir jeter du lest pour rgler son altitude autorise de plus longs voyages. Lexpdition est suppose faire la liaison entre ...]
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De La Terre A La Lune

  [french | 1865]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [De la Terre la Lune Trajet direct en 97 heures 20 minutes est un roman danticipation de Jules Verne paru en 1865. Il forme la premire partie dun diptyque qui se clt avec Autour de la Lune.]
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Dick Sands The Boy Captain

  [english | 1878]  

Jules Verne


Excerpts: [... to investigate the character of one with whom he was now brought into such close contact Negoro looked about forty years of age. Although he had the appearance ...... be a good haul, to compensate them for their ill-success in the last season. A quarter of an hour later and the Pilgrim was within half a mile of ...... on Benedict, and began to fawn on him. Get away, you brute! he ...]
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Eight Hundred Leagues On The Amazon

  [english | 1881]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [Joam Garral grants his daughters wish to travel to Belm where she wants to marry Manuel Valdez in the presence of Manuels invalid mother. The Garrals travel down the Amazon River using a giant timber raft. At Belm Joam plans to restore his good name as he is still wanted in Brazil for a crime he did not perpetrate. A scoundrel named Torres offers Joam absolute proof of Joams innocence but the ...]
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Facing The Flag

  [english | 1897]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [Facing the Flag or For the Flag is a patriotic novel by Jules Verne. Like The Begums Millions which Verne published in 1879 it has the theme of France and the entire world threatened by a super-weapon (what would now be called a weapon of mass destruction) with the threat finally overcome through the force of French patriotism. It can be considered one of the first books dealing with problems ...]
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Five Weeks In A Balloon

  [english | 1869]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [A scholar Dr. Samuel Ferguson accompanied by his manservant Joe and his friend Richard Dick Kennedy sets out to travel across the African continent still not fully explored with the help of a hot-air balloon filled with hydrogen.]
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From The Earth To The Moon

  [english | 1865]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [One of the earliest science fantasy stories ever written From the Earth to the Moon follows three wealthy members of a post-Civil War gun club who design and build an enormous columbiad -- and ride a spaceship fired from it all the way to the moon!]
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Godfrey Morgan

  [english | 1882]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [The story of a young adventurer Godfrey Morgan and his deportment instructor Professor T. Artelett who embark on a round-the-world ocean voyage. Their ship is wrecked and they are cast away on a remote island where they rescue and befriend an African slave Carefinotu.The novel is a robinsonadea play on Daniel Defoes 1791 novel Robinson Crusoe.]
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In The Year

  [english | 1889]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [The Year of Living Biblically: One Mans Humble Quest to follow the Bible as Literally as Possible is a book by A. J. Jacobs an editor at Esquire magazine published in 2007. He relates a year he spent trying to follow all the rules and guidelines he could find in the Bible which turned out to be more than 700. For the first eight months from September to April he followed the rules in the Old ...]
Genres: [fiction | science fiction | short storiesDownloads: 204

Le Tour Du Monde En Quatre Vingts Jours

  [french | 1873]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [Le roman raconte la course autour du monde dun gentleman anglais Phileas Fogg qui a fait le pari dy parvenir en 80 jours. Il est accompagn par Jean Passepartout son serviteur franais. Lensemble du roman est un habile mlange entre rcit de voyage (traditionnel pour Jules Verne) et donnes scientifiques comme celle utilise pour le rebondissement de la chute du roman.Ce voyage extraordinaire est rendu ...]
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Leagues Under The Sea

  [english | 1870]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (French: Vingt mille lieues sous les mers) is a classic science fiction novel by French writer Jules Verne published in 1870. It is about the fictional Captain Nemo and his submarine Nautilus as seen by one of his passengers Professor Pierre Aronnax.]
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Les Enfants Du Capitaine Grant

  [french | 1868]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [Laction commence en 1864. Alors que Lord et Lady Glenarvan font une excursion au large de Glasgow bord de leur yacht le Duncan lquipage pche un requin dans le ventre duquel on dcouvre une bouteille de Veuve Clicquot qui contient un message de dtresse en mauvais tat ce dernier indique bien le degr de latitude (37 11) du naufrage du Britannia mais toute indication de longitude est devenue ...]
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Les Naufrages Du Jonathan

  [french | 1909]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [Un groupe de naufrags dun millier de personnes se retrouve sur lle Hoste prs du Cap Horn. Lhomme qui les a sauvs le Kaw-Djer devient (ou redevient) leur dirigeant chaque crise que subit cette population bien quil soit anarchiste oblig daller lencontre de ses ides.Ce roman est ressenti de manire trs diverse selon les lecteurs. Certains retiennent avant tout le caractre autocratique du Kaw-Djer. ...]
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Mathias Sandorf

  [french | 1885]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [Mathias Sandorf trahi alors quil luttait pour librer la Hongrie de la domination autrichienne schappe de prison. Il rapparait sous le nom de docteur Antkirtt possdant des navires lectriques lui permettant de traverser la Mditerrane trs rapidement pour accomplir sa vengeance... La meilleure prsentation de ce roman est faite par lauteur lui-mme : Dans cet ouvrage jai essay de faire de Mathias ...]
Genres: [fiction | action adventure | historicalDownloads: 497

Michael Strogoff Or The Courier Of The Czar

  [english | 1874]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [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.]
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