Tags » Captain Nemo

FACT FOOD #744

In 20,000 leagues under the sea, Jules Verne introduced the character Captain Nemo and his Nautilus. In the 1874 novel, the Mysterious Island, Captain Nemo resurfaces, with the Mysterious Island being his hideout and Nautilus’ home port. 

Fact Food

Captain Nemo (a tanka)

Far beneath the seas,
I travel league upon league,
Free from tyranny.
Everyone I had is gone,
I am nobody to you.

11/18-11/21/16

Picture: An illustration from Jules Verne’s novel “Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea” (1866-69) drawn by George Roux. From Wikimedia Commons.

Poetry

Fandom Panel: Once Upon a Time 6x06

Caro and I, along with a couple guest writers, Kristin and Marina  (Welcome ladies!), weighed in on episode 6×06 of Once Upon a Time!  2,030 more words

Once Upon A Time

20,000 Leagues Under the Seas by Jules Verne! L45

20,000 Leagues Under the Seas by Jules Verne is a great book. Its story is about a group of three people, who almost drown, but manage to stumble upon a submarine called the nautilus. 490 more words

English GR8