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Off on a Comet

Off on a Comet


Jules Verne

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Introduction Among so many effective and artistic tales, it is difficult to give a preference to one over all the rest. Yet, certainly, even amid Vernes remarkable works, his Off on a Comet must be given high rank. Perhaps this story will be remembered when even Round the World in Eighty Days and Michael Strogoff have been obliterated by centuries of time. At least, of the many books since written upon the same theme as Vernes, no one has yet succeeded in equaling or even approaching it. In one ...

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25 Favorite Children's Books for Middle Readers

25 Favorite Children's Books for Middle Readers


L Frank Baum
Daniel Defoe
Charles Dickens
Kenneth Grahame
Washington Irving
Jack London
Robert Louis Stevenson
Mark Twain
Frances Hodgson Burnett
Jules Verne
Rudyard Kipling
Louisa May Alcott
Johanna Spyri
Jonathan Swift
Johann David Wyss
Anna Sewell
R D Blackmore
Lucy Maude Montgomery
Eleanor H Porter

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Year of publication: 2011

25 Favorite Childrens Books For Middle Readers Table of Contents Robinson Crusoe, by Daniel Defoe 1719 Gullivers Travels, by Jonathan Swift 1726 Swiss Family Robinson, by Johann David Wyss 1813 The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, by Washington Irving 1819 Rip Van Winkle, by Washington Irving 1820 A Christmas Carol, by Charles Dickens 1843 A Journey to the Centre of the Earth, by Jules Verne 1864 Little Women, by Louisa May Alcott 1868 Little Men, by Louisa May Alcott 1871 The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, ...

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Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea

Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea


Jules Verne

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From the Pages of Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea The year 1866 was signalized by a remarkable incident, a mysterious and inexplicable phenomenon, which doubtless no one has yet forgotten. page 5 The monster emerged some fathoms from the water, and then threw out that very intense but mysterious light mentioned in the report of several captains. This magnificent irradiation must have been produced by an agent of great shining power. The luminous part traced on the sea an immense oval, much ...

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Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea

Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea


Jules Verne

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Jules Verne Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea 1873 Press Contents Part 1 A Shifting Reef Pro and Con I Form My Resolution Ned Land At a Venture At Full Steam An Unknown Species of Whale Mobilis in Mobili Ned Lands Tempers The Man of the Seas All by Electricity Some Figures The Black River A Note of Invitation A Walk on the Bottom of the Sea A Submarine Forest Four Thousand Leagues Under the Pacific Vanikoro Torres Straits A Few Days on Land Captain Nemos Thunderbolt gri Somnia The Coral ...

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