Jules Verne, Un giornalista americano nel 2889, Rome: Edizioni Paoline, 1970. The original French title was Les voyages extraordinaires: Hier et demain. Contes et nouvelles. The Italian title, meaning "An American Journalist in [the Year] 2889," comes from the first short story included in the collection. Good translations by an unfortunately not better specified "G. d. C."