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  • This 1864 science fiction classic by Jules Verne continues to fascinate today because the core of the Earth remains unexplored. The title in French, Voyage au centre de la Terre, is also translated as A Journey to the Interior of the Earth. This Web list collects two audiobook readings and three translated versions. The Web maps shows the entrance and exit points in the story.

    • Where can I find free audiobooks and ebooks of this pioneering science fiction?
    • Aren't there different translations in English?
    • Can I see maps and street view of the entrance and exit mentioned in the book?
  Dishes  - Free Audiobooks and eBooks
  • Dish 1 : AUDIOBOOK : Journey to the Center of the Earth - by Jules Verne [ FULL ] | youtube.com

  • This audiobook is In one video file, at 8 hours 10 minutes. Read by "soon-to-be-famous" Vinny Bove and other Librivox volunteers. YouTube will typically remember where you left the video, so that you can continue where you left off.

  • Jules VERNE (1828 - 1905). Journey to the Interior of the Earth is an 1864 science fiction novel by Jules Verne (published in the original French as Voyage au centre de la Terre). The story involves a professor who leads his nephew and hired guide down a volcano in Iceland to the “center of the Earth”. They encounter many adventures, including prehistoric animals and natural hazards, eventually coming to the surface again in southern Italy. (Summary from wikipedia.org)

  • Dish 3 : eBook 1 - A Journey to the Centre of the Earth by Jules Verne | gutenberg.org

  • Listed under "Voyage au centre de la terre. English." Available in HTML, ePub, Kindle, text, and other eBook formats. In 44 chapters.

    [Redactor's Note: Journey to the Centre of the Earth is number V002 in the Taves and Michaluk numbering of the works of Jules Verne. First published in England by Griffith and Farran, 1871, this edition is not a translation at all but a complete re-write of the novel, with portions added and omitted, and names changed. The most reprinted version, it is entered into Project Gutenberg for reference purposes only. A better translation is A Journey into the Interior of the Earth translated by Rev. F. A. Malleson, also available on Project Gutenberg.]

  • Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.
  • Dish 4 : eBook 2 - A Journey into the Interior of the Earth by Jules Verne | gutenberg.org

  • Listed under "Voyage au centre de la terre. English." Available in HTML, ePub, Kindle, text, and other eBook formats. In 44 chapters.

    [Redactor's Note: The following version of Jules Verne's "Journey into the Interior of the Earth" was published by Ward, Lock, &Co., Ltd., London, in 1877. This version is believed to be the most faithful rendition into English of this classic currently in the public domain. The few notes of the translator are located near the point where they are referenced. The Runic characters in Chapter III are visible in the HTML version of the text. The character set is ISO-8891-1, mainly the Windows character set. The translation is by Frederick Amadeus Malleson.

    While the translation is fairly literal, and Malleson (a clergyman) has taken pains with the scientific portions of the work and added the chapter headings, he has made some unfortunate emendations mainly concerning biblical references, and has added a few 'improvements' of his own, which are detailed below: ...] (see text for the rest)

  • Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.
  • Dish 7 : Journey to the Center of the Earth - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

  • Journey to the Center of the Earth (French: Voyage au centre de la Terre, also translated under the titles A Journey to the Centre of the Earth and A Journey to the Interior of the Earth) is a classic 1864 science fiction novel by Jules Verne. The story involves German professor Otto Lidenbrock who believes there are volcanic tubes going toward the centre of the Earth. He, his nephew Axel, and their guide Hans descend into the Icelandic volcano Snæfellsjökull, encountering many adventures, including prehistoric animals and natural hazards, before eventually coming to the surface again in southern Italy, at the Stromboli volcano.

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