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Twenty thousand leagues under the sea

Author: David Stuart Davies
Publisher: Ware, Hertfordshire : Wordsworth Editions Limited, [2013] ©1992
Series: Wordsworth classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
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CLASSIC FICTION (PRE C 1945). Professor Aronnax, his faithful servant, Conseil, and the Canadian harpooner, Ned Land, begin an extremely hazardous voyage to rid the seas of a little-known and terrifying sea monster. However, the "monster" turns out to be a giant submarine, commanded by the mysterious Captain Nemo, by whom they are soon held captive. So begins not only one of the great adventure classics by Jules  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Sea stories
Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Stuart Davies
ISBN: 9781853260315 1853260312
OCLC Number: 869772554
Description: xi, 244 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Wordsworth classics.
Other Titles: 20,000 leagues under the sea
Responsibility: Jules Verne ; with an introduction by David Stuart Davies.

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CLASSIC FICTION (PRE C 1945). Professor Aronnax, his faithful servant, Conseil, and the Canadian harpooner, Ned Land, begin an extremely hazardous voyage to rid the seas of a little-known and terrifying sea monster. However, the "monster" turns out to be a giant submarine, commanded by the mysterious Captain Nemo, by whom they are soon held captive. So begins not only one of the great adventure classics by Jules Verne, the 'Father of Science Fiction', but also a truly fantastic voyage from the lost city of Atlantis to the South Pole.

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