French writer Jules Verne went down in history as one of the most important writers of adventure stories. Books that we could call "steampunk" are far more than just a fun reading. Love for technological innovation and scientific advances and trust in abilities of the human race emanates from their pages.
A man enthraled the world with stories of extraordinary inventions and wonders that have overtaken their time in 19th century. Although they are no longer unachievable fictions, and we often take it for granted, we are happy to return to an unforgettable world of plentiful and brave adventurers. The Czech Mint was also fascinated by writer's boundless imagination and prepared a four-part miniseries of silver coins called "Fantastic World of Jules Verne", with which you set out to the sea, in the air, on land and in space:
All four coins can be stored in this stylish collector's box, which is otherwise made of metal. Its cap is decorated with graphics of old novels by Jules Verne, and you will find a spectacular illustrated attachment inside.