La Vie Électrique

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Author: Albert Robida
Published: 1892
Language: French
Wordcount: 61,562 / 225 pg
LoC Category: PQ
Downloads: 462
Added to site: 2011.07.07
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acute;léphonographe, portée récemment au dernier degré de perfection par Philoxène Lorris lui-même.

[Illustration: M. Philox Lorris mis en actions.]

Cette invention permet non seulement de converser à de longues distances, avec toute personne reliée électriquement au réseau de fils courant le monde, mais encore de voir cet interlocuteur dans son cadre particulier, dans son home lointain. Heureuse suppression de l'absence, qui fait le bonheur des familles souvent éparpillées par le monde, à notre époque affairée, et cependant toujours réunies le soir au centre commun, si elles veulent,--dînant ensemble à des tables différentes, bien espacées, mais formant cependant presque une table de famille.

Dans la plaque du télé, abréviation habituelle du nom de l'instrument, Philoxène Lorris apparaît, arpentant au

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