Table of Contents for Journey to the Center of the Earth


The Professor and His Family
1(5)
A Mystery to Be Solved at Any Price
6(5)
The Runic Writing Exercises the Professor
11(7)
The Enemy to Be Starved into Submission
18(4)
Famine, Then Victory, Followed by Dismay
22(6)
Exciting Discussions about an Unparalleled Enterprise
28(8)
A Woman's Courage
36(6)
Serious Preparations for Vertical Descent
42(6)
Iceland! But What Next?
48(7)
Interesting Conversations with Icelandic Savants
55(5)
A Guide Found to the Center of the Earth
60(6)
A Barren Land
66(5)
Hospitality under the Arctic Circle
71(5)
But Arctics Can Be Inhospitable, Too
76(6)
Snaefell at Last
82(5)
Boldly Down the Crater
87(5)
Vertical Descent
92(5)
The Wonders of Terrestrial Depths
97(5)
Geological Studies In Situ
102(5)
The First Signs of Distress
107(5)
Compassion Fuses the Professor's Heart
112(4)
Total Failure of Water
116(3)
Water Discovered
119(6)
Well Said, Old Mole! Canst Thou Work I' The Ground So Fast?
125(4)
De Profundis
129(5)
The Worst Peril of All
134(3)
Lost in the Bowels of the Earth
137(5)
The Rescue in the Whispering Gallery
142(6)
Thalatta! Thalatta!
148(4)
A New Mare Internum
152(7)
Preparations for a Voyage of Discovery
159(4)
Wonders of the Deep
163(6)
A Battle of Monsters
169(6)
The Great Geyser
175(5)
An Electric Storm
180(6)
Calm Philosophic Discussions
186(5)
The Liedenbrock Museum of Geology
191(5)
The Professor in His Chair Again
196(5)
Forest Scenery Illuminated by Electricity
201(6)
Preparations for Blasting a Passage to the Center of the Earth
207(5)
The Great Explosion and the Rush Down Below
212(6)
Headlong Speed Upward Through the Horrors of Darkness
218(6)
Shot Out of a Volcano at Last!
224(6)
Sunny Lands in the Blue Mediterranean
230(6)
All's Well That Ends Well
236(5)
Questions, Questions, Questions by Arthur Pober 241(4)
About the Author 245(1)
About the Illustrator 245