Around the World in Eighty Days (Puffin Classics)

Jules Verne


stunning his stodgy colleagues on the specific Reform membership, enigmatic Englishman Phileas Fogg wagers his fortune, venture a unprecedented and bold company: to circumnavigate the globe in 80 days. along with his French valet Passepartout in tow, Verne’s hero traverses the a long way reaches of the earth, all of the whereas tracked via the intrepid Detective repair, a bounty hunter convinced he's at the path of a infamous financial institution robber. Set from the textual content of George M. Towle’s unique 1873 translation, this contemporary Library Paperback vintage of Verne’s event novel comes vividly alive, brilliantly reflecting on time, house, and one man’s fight to arrive past the limits of either technological know-how and society.

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