Journey to the Centre of the Earth
ISBN 9780141441979 | 288 pages | 29 Sep 2009 | Penguin Classics | 5.07 x 7.79in | 18 - AND UP
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A new translation of one of the world’s greatest adventure Stories
Originally published in 1864, this Jules Verne classic has wowed generations of readers with its portrayal of an imaginary odyssey into a subterranean wonderland. When Axel deciphers an old parchment describing a secret passage through a volcano to the center of the earth, nothing will stop his eccentric Uncle Lidenbrock from setting out at once. With silent Hans as guide, the two men encounter natural hazards, prehistoric beasts, and other curiosities on their perilous, astonishing, terrifying trek through the underworld.