The annotated Jules Verne, From the earth to the moon

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Gramercy Books , New York
Other titlesFrom the earth to the moon
StatementJules Verne.
ContributionsMiller, Walter James, 1918-
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LC ClassificationsPQ2469.D3 E45 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL797008M
ISBN 100517148331
LC Control Number95032944
OCLC/WorldCa32821067

The Annotated Jules Verne: From the Earth to the Moon Hardcover – Decem by Walter James Miller (Author)/5(8). The annotated Jules Verne, From the earth to the moon, direct in ninety-seven hours and twenty minutes Hardcover – January 1, by Walter James Miller (Author), Jules Verne (Author)/5(8).

Novel by Jules Verne, published as De la Terre a la Lune () and also published as The Baltimore Gun Club and The American Gun Club.

Although the novel was subtitled Trajet direct en 97 heures 20 minutes ("Direct Passage in Ninety-Seven Hours and Twenty Minutes"), the actual journey to the Moon was depicted in the book's sequel, Autour de la Lune (; Round the Moon)/5(61).

From the Earth to the Moon is an novel by Jules Verne. It tells the story of the Baltimore Gun Club, a post-American Civil War society of weapons enthusiasts, and their attempts to build an enormous Columbiad space gun and launch three peoplethe Gun Club's president, his Philadelphian armor-making rival, and a French poetin a projectile with the goal of a Moon landing/5.

The Annotated Jules Verne: From the Earth to the Moon by Walter James Miller was first published in by Thomas Y. Crowell, Publishers. A later reprint of the original work was produced. This is a fascinating examination of the author Jules Verne, the technology of his era, and underlying space exploration themes found in Verne's book.

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The Annotated Jules Verne 'From the Earth To The Moon' (#, ) Several months later I found an updated version of the book - by the same annotator - for $ at half Price Books in Dallas, which gives you an idea about how popular Verne is. JULES VERNE SPACE BOOK GALLERY.

FROM THE EARTH TO THE MOON. The above manuscript was displayed at the British Science Museum in London, From the earth to the moon book. Photograph of display by Jerry Woodfill. Compare the artist's rendering of Verne's lunar craft with the picture of Apollo's command and service modules.

Summary: This is the 4th book in the Extraordinary Voyages Series. From the Earth to the The annotated Jules Verne tells the story of the Baltimore Gun Club, a post-American Civil War society of weapons enthusiasts, and their attempts to build an enormous Columbiad space gun and launch three people (the Gun Club's president, his Philadelphian armor-making rival, and a French poet) in a projectile, with the goal of.

From the Earth to the Moon: A Direct Route in 97 Hours, 20 Minutes is an novel by Jules Verne. It tells the story of the Baltimore Gun Club, a post-American Civil War society of weapons enthusiasts, and their attempts to build an enormous Columbiad space gun and launch three people—the Gun Club's president, his Philadelphian armor-making rival, and a French poet—in a projectile with the Author: Jules Verne.

From the Earth to the Moon - $2, First official US edition – there was an earlier pirated edition. A letter from Jules Verne to Pierre-Jules Hetzel - $2, A brief letter from Verne to his publisher about the manuscript for Paris in the Twentieth Century.

Verne wants to hear his verdict but Hetzel will refuse to. The Annotated Jules Verne: From the Earth to the Moon by Walter James Miller. Thomas Y. Crowell. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of. From the Earth to the Moon (Annotated with Biography of Verne and Plot Analysis) Kindle Edition by Jules Verne (Author), Golgotha Press (Editor) Format: Kindle Edition.

out of 5 stars 78 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price /5(78). From the Earth to the Moon is written by Jules Verne in It's a story of an inventor who devises an enormous canon to shoot a bullet from to the n:   Jules Verne's vision of space travel is recounted in two works, "From the Earth to the Moon", and his sequel "Around the Moon".

Happily, the e-book available here includes both. (The sequel is available as a separate download, but does not seem as complete a translation as this double-version, which I also recommend for the better translation /5(4). From the Earth to the Moon: (Annotated)(New Translation)(Unabridged) - Ebook written by Jules Verne.

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JULES VERNE SPACE BOOK GALLERY. DISCUSSION. The above novel was an adaptation of the Jules Verne fictional novel FROM THE EARTH TO THE MOON published by Scholastic Book Services for a children's audience.

Though the original work was written in French in the era of the War Between the States (s), the above edition appeared in Summary (differentiated book): Original novel - Book contains detailed biography of author - Includes authors photos Book details: Journey to the Center of the Earth is a classic 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 i/5. By: Jules Verne () One of the earliest examples of literature written in the science fiction genre, From the Earth to the Moon is a part of the Voyages Extraordinaires series by French novelist Jules Verne.

Written more than a century before the Apollo mission, Verne’s classic is somewhat a prophetic novel of man’s travel to the moon with its thorough and descriptive detail.4/5(6). Buy From the Earth to the Moon: Annotated Jules Verne Newly Rev & Updtd ed. by Verne, Jules, Miller, Walter J., Miller, Walter James (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(6). About From the Earth to the Moon. Written almost a century before the daring flights of the astronauts, Jules Verne’s prophetic novel of man’s race to the stars is a classic adventure tale enlivened by broad satire and scientific acumen.

Years ago, I was given a copy of Mr. Miller's annotated edition of Jules Verne's 20, LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA. In addition to adding information contained in the text, Mr. Miller went to great lengths to clear up many of the discrepancies between Verne's original text and the often shoddy translations that have become standard issue over the years (for example, Verne's "metres" are given as /5.

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Free shipping for many products. This is Jules Verne at his best,combining satire,science and spectacle in a thrilling,amusing short Baltimore Gun Club represents Verne's biggest franchise,appearing in two more books,firstly a direct sequel Round the Moon and The Purchase of the North Pole: Topsy Turvy This is Voyages Extraordinaires No/5(77).

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[Jules Verne; Walter James Miller] -- An illustrated version of Jules Verne's novel about launching a space ship to the moon using a Space Gun.

From the earth to the mo., p.3 From the Earth to the Moon, Direct in Ninety-Seven Hours and Twenty Minutes: and a Trip Round It, p.3 Jules Verne/5(35). The resurgence of interest in Jules Verne following the release of 20, Leagues Under the Sea () led to a brief cycle of Verne-based films.

Produced in Mexico by Benedict Bogeaus, From the 38%. Jules Verne From the Earth to the Moon. Jules Verne Journey To The Centre Of The Earth Audiobook The Name of the Wind - The Kingkiller Chronicle, Book 1- clip1 - Duration:   From the Earth to the Moon, and, Around Originally published as two separate books, Jules Verne's eerily prescient tale of mankind's first visit to the Moon is properly presented here in one complete volume/5(35).

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Author: Verne, Jules, Title: From the Earth to the Moon Language: English: LoC Class: PQ: Language. The Annotated Jules Verne: From the Earth to the Moon Translator & Critical Material: Walter James Miller.

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New York City, NY: Gramercy, pages. Hardcover —. Jules Verne's From the Earth to the Moon was published in and gave us a cliffhanger ending.

The sequel, Around the Moon wasn't published until InI read Walter James Miller's fine annotated translation of the first book. I bought this edition /5.The Jules Verne Omnibus: Four Volumes in one: Leagues, Around the world in 80 dayt, the blocade runners, from the earth to the Moon Verne, Jules Published by Lippincott, PHILA ().From the Earth to the Moon is a science fiction novel written by Jules Verne and published in It follows the members of the Baltimore Gun Club as they attempt to launch a manned expedition to the moon by way of a giant cannon.

Much of the novel is devoted to the logistical challenges of.