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The underground city : a new translation of the complete text with illustrations

Author: Jules Verne
Publisher: Edinburgh : Luath, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ten years after manager James Starr left the Aberfoyle mine underneath Loch Katrine exhausted of coal, he receives an intriguing missive that suggests the pit isnt barren after all. When Starr returns and discovers that there is indeed more coal to quarry, he and his workers are beset by strange events, hinting at a presence that does not wish to see them excavate the cavern further. Could there be someone out to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Verne, Jules, 1828-1905.
Underground city.
Edinburgh : Luath, 2005
(OCoLC)622056190
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jules Verne
ISBN: 184282080X 9781842820803
OCLC Number: 59199083
Language Note: Translation of: Les Indes noires.
Description: xvii, 214 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Indes noires.
Responsibility: Jules Verne ; translated by Sarah Crozier ; with a foreword by Ian Thompson.

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Ten years after he left the exhausted Aberfoyle mine, former manager James Starr receives a mysterious letter from the old supervisor. Intrigued, he returns to discover that there is coal in the mine  Read more...

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