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Around the World in Eighty Days / 5 Weeks in a Balloon (Wordsworth Classics)
Around the World in Eighty Days / 5 Weeks in a Balloon - Wordsworth Classics Author:Jules Verne Around the World in 80 Days — The eccentric English gentleman Phileas Fogg accepts a challenge to circle the globe in no more than 80 days — an incredible feat for the Victorian age. Exotic locales, seemingly insurmountable obstacles, and comic relief (chiefly supplied by Fogg's loyal valet, Passepartout) provide a fantastic bl... more »end of adventure, entertainment, and suspense.
5 Weeks in a Balloon
Dr. Samuel Ferguson and his two associates (Dick Kennedy and Joe) venture to Zanzibar in Africa. It is Ferguson's intention to explore the part of Africa that the Barth and Burton and Speke expeditions were not able to reach. The method by which he will try to accomplish this task is unique, by using a balloon called the "Victoria".« less