Jules Verne


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Noun1.Jules Verne - French writer who is considered the father of science fiction (1828-1905)Jules Verne - French writer who is considered the father of science fiction (1828-1905)
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This struck from all three allusions to Edgar Poe and Jules Verne, and such platitudes as naturally rise to the lips of the most intelligent when they are talking against time, and dealing with a new invention in which it would seem ingenuous to believe too soon; and the question of the telephone carried them safely back to the big house.
And while Jules Verne characters found dinosaurs and rivers in his book Journey to the Centre of the Earth, the team found the core has a secret inner core of its own.
THE first collaboration between two theatres in-the-round - the New Vic Theatre and the Royal Exchange Theatre - has resulted in a production of the Jules Verne adventure Around the World in Eighty Days.
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They are all great sailors," says Moloney who won the Jules Verne Trophy, sailing non-stop around the world in 2002 and competed in the Vendee Globe in 2005.
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VETERAN musician Rick Wakeman is taking a Journey to the Centre of the Earth, on a tour to mark the 40th anniversary of the release of his landmark concept album based on the novel by Jules Verne.
O'Driscoll, and under the editorial aegis of the North American Jules Verne Society in the person of Brian Taves, "Golden Danube" is a 'must read' for the legions of Jules Verne fans and will prove to be an enduringly popular addition to personal and community library collections.
They posed for photographers at the Maison Blanche hotel and later headed to the Jules Verne restaurant for a romantic dinner together.
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One hundred and fifty years ago to the date of our projected release, visionary author Jules Verne wrote the epic story that inspired Melies film.
This contract is to manage and ensure the regulation of Jules Verne terminal.