Round the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne

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Published by Addison Wesley Publishing Company .

Written in English

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  • English language readers,
  • Classics,
  • English as a Second Language,
  • Foreign Language - Dictionaries / Phrase Books,
  • Fiction,
  • Voyages around the world,
  • English,
  • Children: Grades 4-6

Edition Notes

Longman Classics, Stage 2

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10645558M
ISBN 10058201817X
ISBN 109780582018174

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