Les tribulations d'un chinois en Chine by Jules Verne

Les tribulations d'un chinois en Chine

By Jules Verne

  • Release Date: 1905-03-24
  • Genre: Action et aventure
Score: 4
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Description

Tribulations of a Chinaman in China (French: Les Tribulations d'un Chinois en Chine) is an adventure novel by Jules Verne, first published in 1879. The story is about a rich Chinese man, Kin-Fo, who is bored with life, and after some business misfortune decides to die. Kin-Fo is an extremely wealthy man who certainly does not lack material possessions. However, he is terribly bored and when news reaches him about his major investment abroad, a bank in the United States, going bankrupt, Kin-Fo decides to die. He signs up for a dollar 200, 000 life insurance covering all kinds of accidents, death in war, and even suicide; Wang and Kin-Fo's fiancée are to be the beneficiaries.

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  • Pas le meilleur Jules Verne mais...

    3
    By Romain Madjidi
    Petite aventure sympathique et facile à lire avec en prime une découverte de la Chine et de ses us...

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