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Breakfast With Nemo

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Scuba

In precursors to modern scuba gear, the men of the Nautilus take regular excursions to hunt and explore. This frontispiece to one of the first editions of the novel tries to capture the essence of Verne's adventure story—the dangers and marvels "under the seas." (The title in French employs the plural "seas," but the commonly known English translation uses the singular.)


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