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  • Mass Market Paperback: 470 pages
  • Publisher: Pocket (March 24 2009)
  • Language: French
  • ISBN-10: 226619464X
  • ISBN-13: 978-2266194648
  • Product Dimensions: 17.5 x 2 x 10.5 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 259 g
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #518,670 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Jules Verne aimait le grand spectacle, ses effets de scène et ses coups de théâtre. Et certains de ses livres, Le Tour du monde en 80 jours notamment, sont conçus comme des machines théâtrales. Tout y est calibré, ajusté pour tenir le lecteur en haleine, l'étonner, le distraire ou le prendre à contre-pied. On est en pleine esthétique romantique, celle de Dumas en particulier, avec qui Verne collabora un temps. Mais le Tour du monde c'est aussi l'avènement du monde industriel, le culte de la machine, de l'efficacité, le pointage horaire étendu à une échelle universelle. Culte porté jusqu'à l'outrance, avec un humour féroce, une ironie mordante : Verne n'est pas dupe. Et s'il agite ses personnages comme des marionnettes prises de frénésie, c'est pour, en sourdine, articuler un discours de révolte : Philéas Fogg n'est pas si loin de Némo l'anarchiste, nouveau Faust moderne, et ce texte éblouissant cache bien des profondeurs. --Scarbo --This text refers to an alternate Mass Market Paperback edition.

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A Londres, en 1872, Phileas Fogg engage un pari insensé pour l'époque : faire le tour du monde en quatre-vingts jours. Le détective Fix, persuadé que Fogg est un vulgaire cambrioleur qui fuit la justice, tentera tout pour retarder Phileas et son fidèle Passepartout. De Londres à Shanghaï, en passant par les Etats-Unis, la course nous entraîne à toute allure pour un tour du monde qui n'a rien de touristique... --This text refers to an alternate Mass Market Paperback edition.

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By Natalia Shershakova on Nov. 23 2013
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There's not much to say about it. The story was great (Jules Verne has a way of writing and portraying his characters that makes you laugh), and the book was delivered very soon. There really was nothing I did not like.
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I resisted reading it for a long time, but I now count it among my favourites. C'est beaucoup mieux que j'avais imaginé!
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J'avais envie de lire le livre qui avais inspirée les dessins tant aimée vue dans mon enfance et j'ai été servi !!!
Petit livre léger qui se lit très rapidement, l'aventure de Phileas Fogg lue par mes yeux d'adulte a été tout aussi enchanteresse que dans mon enfance !!!
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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Federico Ast on Nov. 3 1999
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"80 days around the world" is a wonderful trip that will take you north and south, east and west where you will see the colors, hear the anthems and taste the way of life of 1000 different cultures!
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Le Tour du Monde en 80 Jours July 29 2003
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This book is an abridged version of the original in a special collection from Hachette entitled Lecture Facile (Easy Reading) and it is 77 pages long - Level 1 out of 3 with 3 being the advanced version. I used it in a level 4 French class and found it to be very useful for teaching purposes. The entire text is written in the present and the compound past so it is a great beginning reader useful to motivate inexperienced readers of French. The story is a delight and the relationships between the characters is what held everyone's attention. It is apparently timeless as all of the students commented that they loved this book. I rate it four stars because I like the full version so much better. But again, this is a great beginning reader.
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Paisir de lire les classiques July 16 2012
By Jean Pierre Lamoureux - Published on Amazon.com
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C'est un plaisir de lire «électroniquement» les classiques de la littérature française, surtout quand ils sont maintenant accessibles facilement et gratuitement.
A true classic. July 8 2014
By Srcad - Published on Amazon.com
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A true classic. It was an adventure to read it in the original language, it definitely stretched my French.
Good book July 1 2014
By Jacqueline Dellario - Published on Amazon.com
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I enjoyed reading this book. It takes you to so many places & keep you in suspense until the end.
bon livre June 2 2014
By violette_ca - Published on Amazon.com
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tout fonctionne très bien sur mon asus memo padhd. Je recommande ce livre. C'est cool il est gratuit en plus. Merci.


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