World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Lord Glenarvan

Article Id: WHEBN0008744871
Reproduction Date:

Title: Lord Glenarvan  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Tom Ayrton, Jules Verne, Jules Verne characters, In Search of the Castaways, The Children of Captain Grant (film)
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Lord Glenarvan

Lord Edward Glenarvan
Voyages Extraordinaires character
Lord Glenarvan in Les Enfants du capitaine Grant
Lord Glenarvan in Les Enfants du capitaine Grant
First appearance Les Enfants du capitaine Grant (1868)
Last appearance L'Île mystérieuse (1874)
Created by Jules Verne
Gender Male
Family wife Lady Helena; cousin Major MacNabb
Nationality Scottish

Lord Glenarvan is a fictional character which appears in Jules Verne's novel In Search of the Castaways and then briefly appears in The Mysterious Island. He is a wealthy Scottish noble married to Lady Glenarvan.

Lord Glenarvan owns a yacht called the Duncan, which he uses to help find Captain Grant of the Brittania, whose is being sought after by his children Robert and Mary. After many travels and misfortunes he and his crew eventually finds the captain in the conclusion of In Search of the Castaways.

In The Mysterious Island, Lord Glenarvan uses the Duncan to save castaways and the repentant criminal Tom Ayrton on the fictional Lincoln Island.

External links

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from School eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.