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In Search of the Castaways, or The Children of Captain Grant, (1867-1868) is the first book in a trilogy by Jules Verne. A group of rescuers circumnavigate the globe and encounter the horrible forces of nature.
THE three books gathered under the title 'In Search of the Castaways' occupied much of Verne's attention during the three years following 1865. The characters used in these books were afterwards reintroduced in 'The Mysterious Island,' which was in...
Excerpt from The Captain of the Guard Many of the scenes and episodes which are deli meated in the following story are taken from the annals of Scotland. Those which belong to romance I leave the reader to discover. About the Publisher Forgotten...
Excerpt from The Secret Dispatch: Or the Adventures of Captain Balgonie I need scarcely inform the reader of history, that most of the events narrated in the subsequent pages actually occurred in the manner stawd; and I have done much to soften, or...