The Secret of Wilhelm Storitz is a fantasy novel by Jules Verne, published by Louis-Jules Author, Jules Verne. Original title, Le Secret de Wilhelm Storitz. El Secreto de Wilhelm Storitz (Spanish Edition) by Julio Verne, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. El Secreto de Wilhelm Storitz – Coleccin de Clsicos de La Literatura Europea ” Carrascalejo de La Jara” (Spanish, Electronic book text) / Author: Julio Verne.

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It is also possible that the Czech translation is terrible or I am just ignorrat in that case, enlighten me, please.

What I got out of this book: Marc was engaged to Myra Roderich, the daughter of highly praised Dr. Sep 29, Dennis rated it really liked jhlio. Feb 05, Phillip rated it liked it. The introduction and notes to the new Schulman translation make stortz of this late, “darker” work by Secretp and various verrne interpretations.

Verne wrote about space, air, and underwater travel before navigable aircraft and practical submarines were invented, and before any means of spa Jules Gabriel Verne was a French author who pioneered the genre of science-fiction.

Open Preview See a Problem? He was interrogated about the location of Myra and about the mysterious substance, but he was unable to answer as Storitz had never told him about his plans. The pace picks up considerably as the novel unwinds and the twists at the end work just great. As a consequence, the mob burned his house down, despite the efforts made by police agents.

Yet it seems his son has possession of those secrets, one of which is the key to this blend of science fiction and fantasy.

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Earlier editions feature a version of the novel heavily rewritten by Jules Verne’s son Michelwho improbably pushed the date of the story back to the 18th century, despite many references to 19th century discoveries, such as Roentgen rays. When the expiry date is reached your computer deletes the cookie. To access your account information you need to be authenticated, which means that you need to enter your password to confirm that you are indeed the person that the cookie claims you to be.


In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Naturally, The Secret of Wilhelm Storitz carries the style and tropes of the time in which it was written In both cases you should know how to switch cookies back storjtz This edition is the first Stkritz translation of Jules Verne’s original manuscript.

Transient cookies are kept in RAM and are deleted either when you close all xecreto browser windows, or when you reboot your computer. There are no megalomaniacal speeches or plans of world domination.

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The tale was originally storita in5 years after Verne’s death and his son altered the tale to have a happier ending. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

The Secret of Wilhelm Storitz: The First English Translation of Verne’s Original Manuscript

Books by Jules Verne. The next day, using the information gathered from the conversation, Haralan fought with an invisible Wilhelm and defeated him. On the other hand he gives us insight to some 19th century social concerns ailhelm spirituality. Aug 15, Achilleas rated it really liked it. Mar 16, Anna rated it did not like it. Before leaving Paris, he learned that a man named Wilhelm Storitz had proposed to Myra, but he was refused. This is one of Verne’s last books and it’s his ailhelm of The Invisible Man.

In Paris, Henri had the idea that Storitz became visible because he bled and the same thing could be achieved for Myra through a surgery. Published April 1st by Bison Books first published The first English translation appeared in and edited out complete passages of Verne’s text. To make matters worse, the contract was found torn to pieces and the bride’s wreath lifted itself and hovered mysteriously in the air, ensuing panic among the people at the party.


We never store sensitive information about our customers in cookies. InBison Books brought wilbelm a new edition, the first to be based on Verne’s manuscript.

Weak characters I didn’t really care about, a very flat villain you know he’s a villain because he’s Germanthe book starts out pretty much as a travel-log with unnecessary amounts of travel-planning stoitzmiddles out with a kinda weird bro-mance between the main character and his brother-in-law-to-be and boring, gushy conversation with his brother about his perfect fiancee conversation in which these grown me I found it dull and poorly written.

Verne, along with H.

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Railway engineer Henri Vidal was invited secrfto his younger brother Marc to pay him a visit in the fictional city of Ragz, Hungary. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Just don’t in this case. His prominent novels have been made into films. A few days later, after getting the permission from the governor, Myra Roderich and Marc Vidal were ready to be wed the next day at the Ragz cathedral.

Do you read synopsis on a back or a cover of book? Aug 24, Matt Kuhns rated it it was ok.