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An Account of a Voyage from the Arctic to the Antarctic Pole by way of the Center of the Earth By Shawn P. Wilbur
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"The Account of a Voyage" was originally published in 1721 as "Relation d'un voyage du pole arctique au pole antarctique par le centre du monde." It is an early entry in the genre... More > of hollow earth adventures, although the terrors of the earth's interior take second place to the wonders the voyagers discover in the process of emerging again at the South Pole. Originally written in a rather challenging style, with each chapter composed of a single paragraph, itself made up of a very small number of extremely complex sentences, the translation maintains much of the character of the original, while making some practical concessions to modern grammar and readers' patience.< Less