Around the World in Eighty Days
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. Published in 1873, the story depicts Fogg and Passepartout at odds with their unfamiliar surroundings while taking in various international wonders.
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Review: Around the World in 80 DaysUser Review - Rainbow - Goodreads
it's a classic, about Phileas Fogg he has a bet with his friends. If he could travel around the world in 80 days he would win 20.000 pounds! He tries his best to get everything on time and of course ... Read full review
Review: Around the World in Eighty Days (Extraordinary Voyages)User Review - The Thousander Club - Goodreads
Adam C. Zern shares some thoughts . . . “As I've said before, I really enjoy reading the 'classics' simply to see what all the fuss is about. There has to be some reason for a book to endure decades ... Read full review