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Paris in the twentieth century

Author: Jules Verne; Richard Howard
Publisher: New York : Del Rey/Ballantine Books, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Ballantine Books editionView all editions and formats
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A novel originally written in 1863 presents a forecast of Paris in 1960, a world where money and technology control society and a young poet finds himself out of place in the materialistic, mechanistic society.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jules Verne; Richard Howard
ISBN: 034542039X 9780345420398
OCLC Number: 39060407
Notes: "A Del Rey book"--Title page verso.
Description: xxvii, 222 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Paris au XXe siècle.
Responsibility: Jules Verne ; translated by Richard Howard ; introduction by Eugen Weber.
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A novel originally written in 1863 presents a forecast of Paris in 1960, a world where money and technology control society and a young poet finds himself out of place in the materialistic, mechanistic society.

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