Author: Jules Vern
Publisher: Dar al Bihar (2003)
Pages: 455 Binding: Paperback
Description from the publisher:
Bilingual English-Arabic version of “Around the World in Eighty Days”.
Dual language books. The English and Arabic pages are facing each other, matching one-on-one with English on the left page, Arabic on the right page. Easy reference for individuals not strong in one of the languages. Well known fiction titles for different interests and levels.
Description of the Book:
Around the World in Eighty Days is a fantastic journey about an Englishman and his manservant in 1873. The story is a comedy filled with exotic locations, cultures and suspense along the way. Phileas Fogg, an Englishman, with his French manservant, Passepartout, create an unusual pairing with their distinct cultural backgrounds. The journey challenges both Phileas Fogg and Passepartout in many ways, but both men come out as winners in the end. Fogg and Passepartout journey around the world to win a simple wager, but they leave an incredible story about loyalty and friendship in their wake.
These special, condensed novels are intended for English speakers to learn Arabic, by reading side by side versions of these simplified famous novels.