April 12, 2005
April 12, 2005
Shocking his stodgy colleagues at the exclusive Reform Club, enigmatic Englishman Phileas Fogg wagers his fortune, undertaking an extraordinary and daring enterprise to circumnavigate the globe in eighty days. With his French valet Passepartout in tow, Verne's hero traverses the far reaches of the earth, all the while tracked by the intrepid Detective Fix, a bounty hunter certain he is on the trail of a notorious bank robber.
Combining exploration, adventure, and a thrilling race against time, AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS gripped audiences upon its original publication and remains hugely popular to this day.
From the Cassette edition.
Enigmatic Englishman Phileas Fogg makes a wager that he can travel around the world in only 80 days. With his faithful valet, Passepartout, the two men set off on an adventure with an inept detective, Mr. Fix, close behind. One of the classics from Verne's Voyages Extraordinaires series.
- Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres, Juvenile Fiction, Fiction + Literature Themes, Comics + Graphic Novels
- Subgenre: General, Action + Thrillers, Types of Characters, Travel + Voyages, Science Fiction + Fantasy, Literary Genres + Types of Novels
- Age: 9-12 years
- Edition: Unabridged
- Language: English
- Author: Jules Verne
- Narrator: Jim Dale (Narrator)
- Online Item #: 11443871
- Store Item Number (DPCI): 248-02-4217
- ISBN: 9780307206428
- Item can be gift wrapped.
- Made in the USA or Imported