Off on a Comet

Off on a Comet

Author: Jules Verne

Publisher: The Floating Press

ISBN: 9781775416999

Category: Fiction

Page: 363

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Although science fiction is often regarded as a twentieth-century phenomenon, early masters such as Jules Verne were mining the outer reaches of space for their stories for nearly a century before the 1950s SF boom took hold. In Off on a Comet, Verne follows the imaginary exploits of a ragtag group of Earthlings who are forced to take a two-year journey through space on a gigantic comet.
Off on a Comet
Language: en
Pages: 363
Authors: Jules Verne
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-12-01 - Publisher: The Floating Press

Although science fiction is often regarded as a twentieth-century phenomenon, early masters such as Jules Verne were mining the outer reaches of space for their stories for nearly a century before the 1950s SF boom took hold. In Off on a Comet, Verne follows the imaginary exploits of a ragtag
Off on a Comet
Language: en
Pages: 253
Authors: Jules Verne
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-10 - Publisher: Xist Publishing

An exciting experience on a travelling comet. "Hope on, hope while you may. The message has come to us over the sea, `Never despair`”-Served The two-year-long journey and adventures of several people, of various nations, on a comet that had passed by the earth and touched it. This book has
Off on A Comet
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Jules Verne
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-01-14 - Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com

Jules Verne's Off on a Comet (1877), part his The Extraordinary Voyages series, is about some people who are condemned to live on a comet. They must form a civilized society braving out the adversities of life under harsh conditions.
Off on a Comet Or Hector Servadac
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Jules Verne
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-31 - Publisher:

The story begins with a comet, which touches the earth in flight and picks up some small pieces of it. Approximately 40 people of different countries and ages were sentenced to two years of sailing the comet. They form a small society and deal with the harsh environment of comets
Off on a Comet
Language: en
Pages: 249
Authors: Jules Verne
Categories: Comets
Type: BOOK - Published: 1911 - Publisher:

A comet touches the Earth in its flight and some forty people of various nations and ages are condemned to a two-year-long journey on the comet where they form a mini-society and cope with the hostile environment.