English translation by

Lewis Mercier and Eleanor E. King (1873)

Original illustrations by

Henri de Montaut (1868)

Chapter I
The Gun Club
Chapter II
President Barbicane’s Communication
Chapter III
Effect of the President’s Communication
Chapter IV
Reply from the Observatory of Cambridge
Chapter V
The Romance of the Moon
Chapter VI
The Permissive Limits of Ignorance and Belief in the United States
Chapter VII
The Hymn of the Cannon-Ball
Chapter VIII
History of the Cannon
Chapter IX
The Question of the Powders
Chapter X
One Enemy v. Twenty-Five Millions of Friends
Chapter XI
Florida and Texas
Chapter XII
Urbi et Orbi
Chapter XIII
Stones Hill
Chapter XIV
Pickaxe and Trowel
Chapter XV
The Fête of the Casting
Chapter XVI
The Columbiad
Chapter XVII
A Telegraphic Dispatch
Chapter XVIII
The Passenger of the Atlanta
Chapter XIX
A Monster Meeting
Chapter XX
Attack and Riposte
Chapter XXI
How a Frenchman Manages an Affair
Chapter XXII
The New Citizen of the United States
Chapter XXIII
The Projectile-Vehicle
Chapter XXIV
The Telescope of the Rocky Mountains
Chapter XXV
Final Details
Chapter XXVI
Chapter XXVII
Foul Weather
Chapter XXVIII
A New Star

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From Project Gutenberg™ Etext #83 (October 1993)
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