The Question and Answer section for Around the World in 80 Days is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
I do not have the Declaration of Independence handy. This is more a historical query than a literary one.
Passespartout was Phileas' new servant, a Frenchman.
‘The new servant,’ said he. A young man of thirty advanced and bowed. ‘You are a Frenchman, I believe,’ asked Phileas Fogg, ‘and your name is John?’ ‘Jean, if monsieur pleases,’ replied the...
Are you sure you don't mean sledge?