The Steam House, anyone?

Right, one thing first: If you do not know, what The Steam House is, go to your local bookshop immediately (online counts) and find out.

For the rest of you, here’s the Steam Elephant from said novel my Jules Verne. It is alive and well today and it will take you for a ride:

The Steam Elephant – If only Jules Verne would be here to see it…

I wonder which other contraptions imagined by the grand old masters of Steampunk will eventually come into being with the help of ever advancing technology…