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" That is a joke." " A good Englishman never jokes when so serious a matter as a wager is in question," replied Phileas Fogg. "I bet twenty thousand pounds against who will that I will make the tour of the world in eighty days or less — that is, nineteen... "
Around the World in Eighty Days - Page 21
by Jules Verne - 1876 - 254 pages
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The Tour of the World in Eighty Days

Jules Verne - French fiction - 1887 - 320 pages
...matter as a wager is in question," replied Phileas Fogg. "I bet twenty thousand pounds against who will that I will make the tour of the world in eighty days or less — that is, nineteen hundred and twenty hours, or , one hundred and fifteen thousand two hundred minutes....
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Works of Jules Verne, Volume 7

Jules Verne - Fiction - 1911
...matter as a wager is in question," replied Phileas Fogg. " I bet twenty thousand pounds against who will that I will make the tour of the world in eighty days or less — that is, nineteen hundred and twenty hours or one hundred and fifteen thousand two hundred minutes....
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Who Betrays Elizabeth Bennet?: Further Puzzles in Classic Fiction

John Sutherland - Fiction - 1999 - 256 pages
...using the latest transport systems (as advertised in the Daily Telegraph) — circumnavigate the globe in 'eighty days or less; in nineteen hundred and twenty...hundred and fifteen thousand two hundred minutes' (p. 20). He will leave England on 2 October, and return on — or before — 'Saturday, the 21st of...
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Around the World in 80 Days

Mark Brown - Drama, comedy - 2007 - 111 pages
...he is talking about so serious a thing as a wager. I shall bet twenty thousand pounds against anyone who wishes that I will make the tour of the world in eighty days or less. That is, in nineteen hundred and twenty hours, or one hundred and fifteen thousand two hundred minutes....
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A floating city. The blockade runners. Round the world in eighty days. Dr ...

Jules Verne - 1911
...matter as a wager is in question," replied Phileas Fogg. " I bet twenty thousand pounds against who will that I will make the tour of the world in eighty days or less — that is, nineteen hundred and twenty hours or one hundred and fifteen thousand two hundred minutes....
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