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In Search of the Castaways or the Children of Captain Grant By Jules Verne
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The story begins in July of 1864. While on board the Duncan, a yacht, Lord Edward Glenarvan, Lady Helena Glenarvan, and Major McNabbs, Lord Glenarvan’s cousin, find a bottle and break it... More > open to retrieve the notes inside which inform them that, two years ago, Native Americans took Captain Grant of the ship, Britannia, and two sailors prisoners and they request assistance or they will perish. Mary and Robert Grant, Captain Grant’s children, who are orphans in Scotland, meet with Lady Helena to find out if they can make an appointment with the Queen to organize a ship to search for their father and the sailors. After being denied a ship, Helena proposes she, her husband, Mary, and Robert board the Duncan to look for Captain Grant and the sailors. The yacht first stops in Glasgow to make plans for a voyage to the Southern Seas and possibly the rest of the world.< Less
An Antarctic Mystery By Jules Verne
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Written as a response to Edgar Allan Poe’s The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket, this novel takes place in 1839, eleven years after the plot of Poe’s novel and one year after... More > its publication. Jeorling, a wealthy American, narrates An Antarctic Mystery, telling the story of his adventure from the Kerguelen Islands back to the U.S. To reach the U.S., Jeorling joins Len Guy’s ship, the Halbrane. During the voyage, they find a dead sailor from the ship, the Jane, and a note with the body. The note informs them that a few of the crew from the Jane, including the captain, William Guy, survived an assassination attempt at Tsalal. Len Guy, the brother of William, decides to search for the Jane’s crew.< Less
The Mysterious Island By Jules Verne
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The Mysterious Island presents the same characters as those from In Search of the Castaways and is also the sequel to Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea. Taking place during the American Civil... More > War, the story starts when five northern prisoners of war decide to escape to the South Pacific by hijacking a balloon. After crash-landing on a volcanic island, the group is able to locate its latitude and longitude, start a fire, find nourishment, build a house, and construct a ship. They name the island Lincoln Island after the American president. The plot becomes knotted when the group finds a message in a bottle that leads them to Ayrton, a character from In Search of the Castaways.< Less
In Search of the Castaways or the Children of Captain Grant By Jules Verne
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The story begins in July of 1864. While on board the Duncan, a yacht, Lord Edward Glenarvan, Lady Helena Glenarvan, and Major McNabbs, Lord Glenarvan’s cousin, find a bottle and break it open... More > to retrieve the notes inside which inform them that, two years ago, Native Americans took Captain Grant of the ship, Britannia, and two sailors prisoners and they request assistance or they will perish. Mary and Robert Grant, Captain Grant’s children, who are orphans in Scotland, meet with Lady Helena to find out if they can make an appointment with the Queen to organize a ship to search for their father and the sailors. After being denied a ship, Helena proposes she, her husband, Mary, and Robert board the Duncan to look for Captain Grant and the sailors. The yacht first stops in Glasgow to make plans for a voyage to the Southern Seas and possibly the rest of the world.< Less
An Antarctic Mystery By Jules Verne
eBook (ePub): $1.49
Written as a response to Edgar Allan Poe’s The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket, this novel takes place in 1839, eleven years after the plot of Poe’s novel and one year after... More > its publication. Jeorling, a wealthy American, narrates An Antarctic Mystery, telling the story of his adventure from the Kerguelen Islands back to the U.S.< Less

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