The Waif of the

The Waif of the "Cynthia"

by Jules Verne, Andre Laurie

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Overview

L'Épave du Cynthia = Salvage from the Cynthis, Jules Verne. The plot revolved around a dark-haired boy called Erik in a family of blond Norwegians. He was discovered by them in the sea as a baby tied to a ship's buoy. There is however something wrong with him: he has not all the characteristic physical traits of the Scandinavian peoples. He has all the appearance of a Celtic. Dr. Schwaryencrona takes him under his wing and ends up discovering that Erik was adopted by a family of Norwegian fishermen, after being saved from the sinking of Cynthia when he was only a few months old. Once big, with the help of the Doctor, Erik will seek to elucidate the mystery of the sinking of Cynthia to find a trace of its origins. This quest will take him across the polar ice to Siberia ... (Ahmad Sharabiani)

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781636371825
Publisher: Bibliotech Press
Publication date: 10/26/2020
Pages: 166
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.42(d)

About the Author

Geburtsdatum und Sterbedatum sind unbekannt. Dies ist ein "verwaister Autor".

Von dieser Autorin liegt noch keine Biographie vor.

Quelle: Wikipedia

Date of Birth:

February 8, 1828

Date of Death:

March 24, 1905

Place of Birth:

Nantes, France

Place of Death:

Amiens, France

Education:

Nantes lycée and law studies in Paris

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