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The meteor hunt =

Jules Verne

The meteor hunt =

La chasse au météore : the first English translation of Verne"s original manuscript

by Jules Verne

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln, NE .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJules Verne ; translated and edited by Frederick Paul Walter & Walter James Miller.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 227 p. ;
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22737805M
ISBN 100803296347
OCLC/WorldCa64592174

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