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Round the world in seventy days.

Bernard Newman

Round the world in seventy days.

by Bernard Newman

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Published by H. Jenkins in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voyages and travels

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG464 .N45
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p.
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6003189M
    LC Control Number66045924
    OCLC/WorldCa2482711

    Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Project Gutenberg; 62, free ebooks Verne, Jules, Title: Around the World in Eighty Days Alternate Title: Around the World in 80 Days Language: English: LoC Class: PQ: Language and Literatures: Romance literatures: French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese.   Around the World in Seventy-Two Days and Other Writings - Ebook written by Nellie Bly. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Around the World in Seventy-Two Days .

    This is a rare chapter in the book as in this chapter, the past is related and that too in a very curious way. The chapter begins with a description of the people’s sentiments in England. They had stopped betting on Fogg when they found out that he was a suspected looter. Get this from a library! Around the world in eighty days. [Jules Verne] -- In Phileas Fogg wins a bet by traveling around the world in seventy-nine days, twenty-three hours, and fifty-seven minutes.

      Jules Verne's Around the World in Eighty Days is a rip-roaring adventure story set primarily in Victorian England but spans the world following its protagonist Phileas Fogg. Written with a cosmopolitan and open view of the world, Around the World in Eighty Days is a brilliant tale. Jules Verne Great excitement and awe greeted its publication in , and today Around the World in Eighty Days remains Jules Verne’s most successful novel. A daring wager by the eccentric and mysterious Englishman Phileas Fogg that he can circle the globe in just eighty days initiates this marvelous travelogue and exciting suspense story.


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Around the World in Eighty Days (French: Le Tour du monde en quatre-vingts jours) is an adventure novel by the French writer Jules Verne, first published in French in In the story, Phileas Fogg of London and his newly employed French valet Passepartout attempt to circumnavigate the world in 80 days on a £20, wager (£2, in ) set by his friends at the Reform by: 3.

Around the World in Seventy-Two Days is an book by journalist Elizabeth Jane Cochrane, writing under her pseudonym, Nellie chronicle details her day trip around the world, which was inspired by the book Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules carried out the journey for Joseph Pulitzer's tabloid newspaper, the New York WorldPublisher: Pictorial Weeklies.

This account of trailblazing woman journalist Nellie Bly's attempt to beat fictional Phileas Fogg's record, of travelling Around the World in Eighty Days in Jules Verne's novel, was a fun book to listen to on my daily walks the past week or so, although there's more to it than that, and Mary Reagan's narration for the LibriVox edition was superb/5.

Round the World in Seven Days book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Lieutenant George Underhill, commanding H.M. surveying ship /5. Librivox recording of Around the World in Seventy-Two Days by Nellie Bly.

Read by Mary Reagan. This is a Round the world in seventy days. book account by an American woman journalist who, inset out to see whether she could beat the fictional journey in Jules Verne’s novel, Around the World in Eighty Days.

Around the World in Eighty Days, travel adventure novel by French author Jules Verne, published serially in and in book form in Telling the story of the unflappable Phileas Fogg’s trip around the world to win a bet, it was the most widely popular of the Voyages extraordinaires series of novels.

This is a true account by American woman journalist who, inset out to see whether she could beat the fictional journey in Jules Verne’s novel, Around the World in Eighty g one dress and carrying one handbag, Elizabeth Cochrane Seaman (pen name “Nellie Bly”), reported her travels back to avid readers in America.

AROUND THE WORLD IN SEVENTY-TWO DAYS. THE PICTORIAL WEEKLIES COMPANY. 28 WEST TWENTY-THIRD STREET. clasped to her breast. a large prayer-book, and when her father jokingly told her she had bought the largest one she could find, which he looked on as wasting valuable packing space, when she could have carried a small one that would have been.

Elizabeth Bisland arrived back in New York only on the 30th of January, so Bly was the uncontested holder of the world record (not for long, though, as a few months later another traveler, George Francis Train, did the journey in 67 days). The journey was an incredible endeavor and the resulting book is Reviews: 8.

Around the World in Eighty Days (French: Le tour du monde en quatre-vingts jours) is a classic adventure novel by the French writer Jules Verne, published in Around the World in Eighty Days (French: Le tour du monde en quatre-vingt jours) is a novel by Jules Verne, described contemporaneously as taking place in Decemberas the historical British Empire on which "the sun never sets" was nearing its peak.

The story describes Phileas Fogg of London and his French valet Jean Passepartout circumnavigating the world in 80 days in an effort to win a. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

NATIONAL BESTSELLER On NovemNellie Bly, the crusading young female reporter for Joseph Pulitzer’s World newspaper, left New York City by steamship on a quest to break the record for the fastest trip around the world. Also departing from New York that day—and heading in the opposite direction by train—was a young journalist from The Cosmopolitan magazine.

Phileas Fogg is a wealthy man living in London who is part of the Reform Club, an elite social organization. He has recently hired a new domestic servant, a Frenchman named at the Reform Club, he makes a bet with the other club members that it is possible to go around the world by train and steamer in just eighty days, and that he himself can do it.

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Detailed explanations, analysis, and citation info for every important quote on LitCharts. The original text plus a side. Title: Around the World in Seventy-Two Days and Other Writings By: Nellie Bly Format: Paperback Number of Pages: Vendor: Penguin Classics Publication Date: Dimensions: X (inches) Weight: 2 pounds ISBN: ISBN Stock No: WW Buy Around the World In Eighty Days by Verne, Jules (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Phileas Fogg appears mysterious to others because they. NPR coverage of Around the World in Seventy-Two Days and Other Writings by Nellie Bly, edited by Jean M. Lutes. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more. Around the World in Eighty Days Summary.

Phileas Fogg never misses a beat (we're talking seconds on the clock here rather than moves on the dance floor). He's punctual, practical, and more than a bit obsessed with Father Time. Being a lonely bachelor in an old mansion in. Around the World in Eighty Days is a fantastic journey by an Englishman and his manservant in The story is a comedy filled with exotic locations, cultures and suspense along the way.

Phileas Fogg, an Englishman, with his French manservant, Passepartout, create an unusual pairing with their distinct cultural backgrounds.One of the most popular novels in Jules Verne's Voyages Extraordinaires series, this book tracks the adventures of affluent Englishman Phileas Fogg, who attempts to swiftly span the globe with his hapless French valet, Passepartout.

A case of mistaken identity leads a determined sleuth named Fix to purse Fogg on his trek, which consists primarily of boat and train travel.4/5().About Around the World in Seventy-Two Days and Other Writings. The first edited volume of work by the legendary undercover journalist Born Elizabeth Jane Cochran, Nellie Bly was one of the first and best female journalists in America and quickly became a national phenomenon in the late s, with a board game based on her adventures and merchandise inspired by the clothes she wore.