Phileas Fogg, a precise Englishman, and his faithful servant Passepartout, a Frenchman with an interesting past, circle the globe to win a bet. Conquering jungles, oceans, and mountains, the intrepid travelers face more than they bargained for, but always continue on. In the end, the adventure itself provides a special prize to Fogg.
Used as a source and inspiration for numerous stories, movies, and tales, “Around the World in 80 Days” has become a corner stone of adventure. Verne’s wry humor and attention to small details makes this one of his most memorable books. With Jules Verne considered by many to be the “father of science fiction” this book, like all of his, is a must-read.
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