Around The World In 80 Days

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0120010507

By Jules Verne, translated by William Butcher.

Episode 1: Phileas Fogg takes on a 20,000-pound bet from his fellow members at the Reform Club.

The challenge is to travel around the world in 80 days.

But can he do it? Read by Robert Powell and abridged in ten episodes by Andrew Simpson

0220010508

By Jules Verne, translated by William Butcher.

Read by Robert Powell and abridged in ten episodes by Andrew Simpson

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0620010514

By Jules Verne, translated by William Butcher.

Episode 6: Passpartout, the worse for opium, has disappeared in Hong Kong, and Inspector Fix has bluffed his way aboard the Takadere as it carries Fogg and Mrs Aouda towards Shanghai.

Read by Robert Powell and abridged in ten episodes by Andrew Simpson

0720010515

By Jules Verne, translated by William Butcher.

Episode 7: The travellers hurtle eastwards from the Wild West.

Read by Robert Powell and abridged in ten episodes by Andrew Simpson

0820010516

By Jules Verne, translated by William Butcher.

Episode 8: A duel is not the only obstacle placed in the path of the intrepid Mr Fogg as he battles his way across the UNITED STATES.

Read by Robert Powell and abridged in ten episodes by Andrew Simpson

0920010517

By Jules Verne, translated by William Butcher.

Episode 9: Time is running out for Phileas Fogg, and the treacherous Inspector Fix is planning his downfall.

Read by Robert Powell and abridged in ten episodes by Andrew Simpson

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By Jules Verne, translated by William Butcher.

In the final part, Phileas Fogg keeps his friends on tenterhooks.

Read by Robert Powell and abridged in ten episodes by Andrew Simpson