The Purchase of the North Pole

The Purchase of the North Pole is one of Verne's lesser-known works. A sequel to From the Earth to the Moon, it tells of the Gun Club's mad plans to tip the Earth on its axis in order to access the coal veins at the North Pole! Text has been edited, corrected and with previously deleted material replaced.

Includes the original illustrations and an Afterword.

Cover Art by Ron Miller

This is a work of fiction. All the characters and events portrayed in this book are fictional, and any resemblance to real people or incidents is purely coincidental.

First printing, 1889

Printed in the United States of America

eISBN: 978-1-62579-043-9

Copyright 2013 by Ron Miller

All rights reserved, including the right to reproduce this book or portions thereof in any form.

Electronic version by Baen Books