Master Zacharius: A Winter Amid the Ice

Master Zacharius: A Winter Amid the Ice

by Jules Verne

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Master Zacharius: A Winter Amid the Ice by Jules Verne

"Master Zacharius, or the clockmaker who lost his soul" is an 1854 short story by Jules Verne. The story, an intensely Romantic fantasy echoing the works of E. T. A. Hoffmann, is a Faustian tragedy about an inventor whose overpowering pride leads to his downfall.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781609770747
Publisher: Start Classics
Publication date: 01/01/2014
Sold by: SIMON & SCHUSTER
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 37
File size: 291 KB

About the Author

Widely regarded as the father of modern science fiction, Jules Verne (1828-1905) wrote more than seventy books and created hundreds of memorable characters. His most popular novel, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, is not only a brilliant piece of scientific prophecy, but also a thrilling story with superb, subtle characterizations.

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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