Steam Classics

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Stolen er... Borrowed... from a great Steampunk writing Blog called STEAMED!
There are some excellent articles and book lists there check it out!

Keep your sightglass full, your firebox trimmed and your water iced.
KJ

Some of our favorite “Classic” Steampunk Books…
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  • Queen Victoria’s Bomb
  • A Christmas Carol
  • Around the World in Eighty Days
  • Lair of the White Worm
  • Dracula
  • Frankenstein
  • Sylvie and Bruno
  • A Nomad of the Time Stream
  • The Difference Machine
  • Titus Alone 
  • A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court
  • Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
  • Through the Looking Glass

BOOKS BY JULES VERNE
Verne wrote 54 novels. Some of the better known are:
  • Five Weeks in a Balloon (Cinq Semaines en ballon, 1863)
  • Paris in the 20th Century (Paris au XXe Siecle, 1863, not published until 1994)
  • Journey to the Center of the Earth (Voyage au centre de la Terre, 1864)
  • The English at the North Pole (Les Anglais au pôle Nord, 1864)
  • From the Earth to the Moon (De la terre à la lune, 1865)
  • The Desert of Ice (Le Désert de glace, 1866)
  • In Search of the Castaways or The Children of Captain Grant (Les Enfants du capitaine Grant, 1867-1868)
  • A Floating City (Une ville flottante, 1871)
  • Around the World in Eighty Days (Le Tour du Monde en quatre-vingts jours, 1872)
  • Dr. Ox’s Experiment (Une Fantaisie du Docteur Ox, 1872)
  • The adventures of three englishmen and three russians in South Africa (Aventures de trois Russes et de trois Anglais, 1872 )
  • 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (Vingt mille lieues sous les mers, 1873)
  • Around The Moon (Autour de la lune, a sequel to From the Earth to the Moon, 1873)
  • The Fur Country (Le Pays des fourrures, 1873)
  • Mysterious Island (L’île mysterieuse, 1874)
  • Survivors of Chancellor (1875 )
  • Michael Strogoff (Michel Strogoff, 1876)
  • Hector Servadac (1877)
  • The Child of the Cavern, also known as The Black Diamonds or The Black Indies (Les Indes noires, 1877)
  • A Captain at fifteen (Un Capitaine de quinze ans, 1878)
  • The 500 Millions of Begum (Les Cinq cents millions de la Bégum, 1879)
  • The steam house (La Maison à vapeur, 1879)
  • The giant raft (La Jangada, 1881)
  • The Green Ray (Le Rayon vert, 1882)
  • The headstrong turk (1883)
  • The vanished diamond (L’Étoile du sud, 1884)
  • The archipelago on fire (L’Archipel en feu, 1884)
  • Matthias Sandorf (1885)
  • Robur the Conqueror or The Clipper of the Clouds (Robur-le-Conquérant, 1886)
  • Ticket no. ’9672′ (Un Billet de loterie, 1886 )
  • Texar’s Revenge or North Against South (Nord contre Sud, 1887)
  • The flight to France (Le Chemin de France, 1887)
  • Two Years’ Vacation (Deux Ans de vacances, 1888)
  • Castle of the Carpathians (Le Château des Carpathes, 1892)
  • The Mighty Orinoco (Le Superbe Orénoque, 1894)
  • Propeller Island (L’Île à hélice, 1895)
  • The Purchase of the North Pole (Sans dessus dessous, the second sequel to From the Earth to the Moon, 1895)
  • Clovis Dardentor (1896)
  • The Sphinx of the Ice Fields or An Antarctic Mystery (Le Sphinx des glaces, a sequel to Edgar Allan Poe’s The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym, 1897)
  • The Superb Orinoco (1897)
  • The village in the Tree Tops (Le Village aérien, 1901)
  • Master of the World (Maître du monde, sequel to Robur The Conqueror, 1904)
  • Invasion of the Sea (L’Invasion de la mer, 1904)
  • The Lighthouse at the End of the World (Le Phare du bout du monde, 1905)
  • The Chase of the Golden Meteor (La Chasse au météore, 1908)
  • The Danube Pilot (Le Pilote du Danube, 1908)
  • The survivors of the ‘Jonathan’ (Le Naufrages du Jonathan, 1909) 
Continued at STEAMED!

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