Around The World In Eighty Days by Jules Verne, T620; introduction by Willy Ley, cover art by Paul Granger, 1st Scholastic Books paperback printing, 1964, 309 pages. Unabridged.
DESCRIPTION: “In 1872 mystery-man Phineas Fogg wagers his fortune that he can go around the world in 80 days. With his lively French servant Passepartout, he races against time to do what no man has ever done before. And close on his heels follows Detective Fix of Scotland Yard- determined to arrest Phineas Fogg on a charge of robbery.” (Publishers note)