A nineteenth-century French author known for his adventure novels, many of which were set in the future. Verne's books include Around the World in Eighty Days, Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea, From the Earth to the Moon, and Journey to the Center of the Earth.
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He took the techniques of H. Rider Haggard and Jules Verne and brought them into the 20th century.Can Tarzan of the Apes Survive in a Post-Colonial World?|Ted Gioia|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
My immediate chief was a Lieutenant Colonel Verne L. Bowers, clearly picked out by Eisenhower as a highly talented staff officer.
I ask Cuco how The Verne Club gets illegal, over-proof alcohol like absinthe through the fine-toothed comb of Argentine customs.
As we walk to the bar, we pass a picture of Jules Verne hanging on the wall.
The Verne Club is a hip, steampunky cocktail club in Palermo Soho inspired by, you guessed it, Jules Verne.
She had no civil status, but when she married Jules Desmarets her name, Clemence, and her age were publicly announced.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z|Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
It is interesting to note the impression made by the language upon a Frenchman and a critic of the rank of Jules Lemaître.Frdric Mistral|Charles Alfred Downer
But Jules Sandeau objected to this, saying that as she had done all the work, she ought to have all the honour.Frederick Chopin as a Man and Musician|Frederick Niecks
What it all comes to is this—M. Jules Simon has said it—“Newspapers are better served than kings and peoples.”
Think what a waistcoat I could have made for you, Jules, out of this scarlet cloth.Under Wellington's Command|G. A. Henty