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It was dashed upon the icefield with a fearful crash.

Jules Férat, from The fur country, by Jules Verne, Boston, 1874.

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It was dashed upon the icefield with a fearful crash.

Jules Férat, from The fur country, by Jules Verne, Boston, 1874.

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Monday, July 28, 2014
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Keep hold.

Jules Férat, from The fur country, by Jules Verne, Boston, 1874.

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Keep hold.

Jules Férat, from The fur country, by Jules Verne, Boston, 1874.

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Monday, July 28, 2014
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Numerous furred animals.

Jules Férat, from The fur country, by Jules Verne, Boston, 1874.

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Numerous furred animals.

Jules Férat, from The fur country, by Jules Verne, Boston, 1874.

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Saturday, July 26, 2014
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Mrs. Barnett discharged the contents.

Alfred Quesnay de Beaurepaire, from The fur country, by Jules Verne, Boston, 1874.

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Mrs. Barnett discharged the contents.

Alfred Quesnay de Beaurepaire, from The fur country, by Jules Verne, Boston, 1874.

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Saturday, July 26, 2014
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From this position they were able…

Alfred Quesnay de Beaurepaire, from The fur country, by Jules Verne, Boston, 1874.

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From this position they were able…

Alfred Quesnay de Beaurepaire, from The fur country, by Jules Verne, Boston, 1874.

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Saturday, July 26, 2014
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Hobson uttered a last despairing cry!

Jules Férat, from The fur country, by Jules Verne, Boston, 1874.

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Hobson uttered a last despairing cry!

Jules Férat, from The fur country, by Jules Verne, Boston, 1874.

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Saturday, July 26, 2014
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It was a squid of colossal dimensions.

From Vingt mille lieues sous les mers (Twenty thousand leagues under the seas), by Jules Verne, illustrated by Édouard Riou and Alphonse de Neuville, Paris, 1871.

Edit: The original caption says squid (calmar). Nothing I can do about it :)

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It was a squid of colossal dimensions.

From Vingt mille lieues sous les mers (Twenty thousand leagues under the seas), by Jules Verne, illustrated by Édouard Riou and Alphonse de Neuville, Paris, 1871.

Edit: The original caption says squid (calmar). Nothing I can do about it :)

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, December 25, 2013
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Twenty times he risked his neck.

Alphonse de Neuville, from Vingt mille lieues sous les mers (Twenty thousand leagues under the seas), by Jules Verne, Paris, 1871.

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Twenty times he risked his neck.

Alphonse de Neuville, from Vingt mille lieues sous les mers (Twenty thousand leagues under the seas), by Jules Verne, Paris, 1871.

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Tuesday, December 24, 2013