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The Collected Works of Jules Verne: 36 Novels and Short Stories

The Collected Works of Jules Verne: 36 Novels and Short Stories

by Jules Verne
     
 
This Halcyon Classics ebook collection contains 36 of Jules Verne's most popular works. Verne (1828-1905) was a French writer who, along with English author H.G. Wells, is regarded as the "Father of Science Fiction." He is best known for his novels A JOURNEY TO THE CENTRE OF THE EARTH (1864), FROM THE EARTH TO THE MOON (1865), 20,000 LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA

Overview

This Halcyon Classics ebook collection contains 36 of Jules Verne's most popular works. Verne (1828-1905) was a French writer who, along with English author H.G. Wells, is regarded as the "Father of Science Fiction." He is best known for his novels A JOURNEY TO THE CENTRE OF THE EARTH (1864), FROM THE EARTH TO THE MOON (1865), 20,000 LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA (1869–1870), A JOURNEY TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH (1871) AROUND THE WORLD IN EIGHTY DAYS (1873) and THE MYSTERIOUS ISLAND (1875). Verne wrote about space, air, and underwater travel before navigable aircraft and practical submarines were invented, and before any means of space travel had been devised. A number of his works have been made into feature films and his books remain popular and in print more than a century after his death.

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1. 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea
2. A Journey To The Center Of The Earth
3. Around The World In Eighty Days
4. The Mysterious Island
5. From The Earth To The Moon
6. Around The Moon
7. A Voyage In A Balloon
8. Doctor Ox's Experiment
9. Master Zacharius
10. A Drama In The Air
11. A Winter Amid The Ice
12. Ascent Of Mont Blanc
13. An Antarctic Mystery
14. Dick Sand; Or, A Captain At Fifteen
15. Eight Hundred Leagues On The Amazon
16. Facing The Flag
17. Five Weeks In A Balloon
18. Godfrey Morgan
19. The Adventures Of Captain Hatteras
Part I: The English At The North Pole
Part Ii: The Field Of Ice
21. In Search Of The Castaways
22. Michael Strogoff
23. Off On A Comet
24. Robur The Conqueror
25. The Adventures Of A Special Correspondent
26. The Blockade Runners
27. The Fur Country
28. The Master Of The World
29. The Pearl Of Lima
30. The Secret Of The Island
31. The Survivors Of The Chancellor
32. The Underground City
33. The Waif Of The Cynthia
34. Ticket No. 9262
35. Topsy Turvy
36. In The Year 2889

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940016461861
Publisher:
Halcyon Press Ltd.
Publication date:
04/18/2013
Series:
Halcyon Classics , #1
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Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
687,221
File size:
19 MB
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Meet the Author

Jules Gabriel Verne (1828-1905) was a French author who, along with British writer H. G. Wells, is considered to be one of the founders of the science fiction genre. Verne wrote about space, air, and underwater travel before navigable aircraft and practical submarines were invented, and before any means of space travel had been devised. He is the second most translated author of all time, only behind Agatha Christie. A number of his books have been made in films several times.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
February 8, 1828
Date of Death:
March 24, 1905
Place of Birth:
Nantes, France
Place of Death:
Amiens, France
Education:
Nantes lycée and law studies in Paris

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