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Five weeks in a balloon : a journey of discovery by three Englishmen in Africa

Author: Jules Verne; Frederick Paul Walter
Publisher: Middletown, Connecticut : Wesleyan University Press, [2015] ©2015
Series: Wesleyan early classics of science fiction series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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First complete English translation of Verne's debut novel from 1863.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
Novels
Steampunk fiction
Voyages, Imaginary
Imaginary voyages
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Verne, Jules, 1828-1905.
Five weeks in a balloon
(DLC) 2014045129
(OCoLC)894931577
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jules Verne; Frederick Paul Walter
ISBN: 9780819575487 0819575488
OCLC Number: 911033923
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Description: 1 online resource (xxxi, 357 pages).
Series Title: Wesleyan early classics of science fiction series.
Other Titles: Cinq semaines en ballon.
Responsibility: Jules Verne ; translated with introduction and notes by Frederick Paul Walter ; edited by Arthur B. Evans.

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