Around the World in 80 Days: Abridged and Retold, with Notes and Free Audiobook (Webster's Word Power English Readers: Chosen Classics)
Author: Jules Verne Publisher: Geddes & Grosset (2015) ISBN-10: 1910965154 ISBN-13: 9781910965153 Condition: Very Good. Binding: Softcover Pages: 127 Dimensions: 19.3 x 12.8 x 1 cm
Weight: 0.2 kg
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Featuring the world-famous characters Phileas Fogg and Passepartout, Around the World in Eighty Days is the exciting, fun story of Phileas Fogg, an English gentleman, who makes a fantastic trip as a bet. His adventures, with his French manservant Passepartout, by railway, steamship and elephant, see him travel around the world pursued relentlessly by a detective who mistakes him for a notorious criminal.
This edition is retold by John Kennett, and contains the key elements of the story using the author's language. Whether you are a student, or an English language learner, or just looking for something great to read in English, the Word Power English Readers are a series of novels with retold text that captures the best and key elements of the novels they are based on. They come with a free audio CD, character notes, a biography of the author, details about the time in which the book was written, and a glossary of the less familiar words in each book. The level of the Readers is B2.