Journey to the Center of the Earth

Tor Classics

Jules Verne

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This edition of Journey to the Center of the Earth includes a Foreword, Biographical Note, and Afterword by Andre Norton.

It was a secret message by an ancient alchemist, found on a crumbling scrap of parchment. And if Saknussemm was right, then every theory about the molten core of the earth is wrong. Prof. Otto Lidenbrock has to learn the truth. So Lidenbrock, his nephew Axel, and the Icelandic hunter Hans climb down the cone of an arctic volcano and into...

A realm of awesome mystery, weird beauty--and deadly peril. Where vast caverns and endless mazes lead to an underground ocean, living fire, and prehistoric monsters. But where any wrong turn, any misstep, can leave the explorers forever trapped in the eternal darkness of a planet-sized tomb...

Buried alive at the heart of the world....

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Journey to the Center of the Earth
1My Uncle Makes a Great DiscoveryLOOKING BACK TO ALL THAT HAS OCCURRED TO ME SINCE THAT eventful day, I am scarcely able to believe in the reality of my adventures. They were truly so wonderful that even now I am bewildered when I think of them.My uncle was a German, having married my mother's sister, an Englishwoman. Being very much attached to his fatherless nephew, he invited me to study under him in his home in the fatherland. This home was in a large town, and my uncle a professor of philosophy, chemistry, geology, mineralogy, and many other ologies.

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Jules Verne

Jules Verne (1828-1905) was a prominent science fiction author.  He penned many classics, such as 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.

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Journey to the Center of the Earth
Jules Verne

e-Book Agency

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Tom Doherty Associates
Aerie
October 1992
e-Book Agency
ISBN: 9781466803541
ISBN10: 1466803541
Classics272 pages
$3.99

Mass Market Paperbound

Mass Market Paperbound
Tom Doherty Associates
Aerie
October 1992
Mass Market Paperbound
ISBN: 9780812504712
ISBN10: 0812504712
Classics
4 3/16 x 6 3/4 inches, 272 pages
$3.99
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