Wesleyan UP's "Early Classics of Science Fiction"

Jules Verne.Travel Scholarships. Trans. Teri J. Hernández. Ed. Arthur B. Evans. Introduction by Volker Dehs. Middletown, CT: Wesleyan UP, 2013.
5 1/2" x 8 1/2" 424 pages, 72 b/w illus. and photos
$29.95 Cloth, ISBN: 0-8195-6512-9 or $14.99 ebook, ISBN: 978-0-81957362-9


Travel Scholarships is a found treasure. It's an unexpected treat that will fascinate many a Verne fan, and those interested in a nautical adventure yarn as well..”— Peter Schulman, author of The Sunday of Fiction: the Modern French Eccentric

“Stylistically and narratively complex and unsparing in its depictions of menace and violence, Travel Scholarships gives further evidence that Verne's reputation as primarily a children's author has to be opened to nuance and even outright contestation....”
—Terry Harpold, author of Ex-foliations: Reading Machines