Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne
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Phileas Fogg is a wealthy gentleman living in London, known for being a creature of habit. He enters a bet with his fellow members at the Reform Club and ends up wagering his fortune on a claim that he can travel the world in eighty days.
Accompanied by his Frenchman valet Jean Passepartout, the two go on a seemingly impossible quest filled with countless obstacles, a few arrests and heroic acts.
Around the World in Eighty Days is a charming tale that emphasizes the great value of perseverance in attaining the seemingly unattainable whilst discovering real friendship.