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Verne

 (vûrn, vĕrn), Jules Gabriel 1828-1905.
French writer who is considered the founder of modern science fiction. His novels include Journey to the Center of the Earth (1864) and Around the World in Eighty Days (1873).

Verne

(vɜːn; French vɛrn)
n
(Biography) Jules (ʒyl). 1828–1905, French writer, esp of science fiction, such as Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea (1870) and Around the World in Eighty Days (1873)

Verne

(vɜrn)

n.
Jules, 1828–1905, French novelist.
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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.
VERNE as much at home in voyaging through the air as in journeying "Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas.
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