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A Tramp Abroad

Authors: Twain, Mark
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: HUM003000, TRV010000, LCO002000
ISBN: 9780307430526, Related ISBNs: 0307430529, 0812970039, 9780307430526, 9780812970036
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 400,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: In A Tramp Abroad, Mark Twain’s unofficial sequel to The Innocents Abroad, the author records his hilarious and diverse observations and insights while on a fifteen-month walking trip through Central Europe and the Alps. “Here you have Twain’s inimitable mix,” writes Dave Eggers in his Introduction, “of the folksy and the effortlessly erudite, his unshakable good sense and his legendary wit, his knack for the easy relation of a perfect anecdote, and some achingly beautiful nature writing.”

This Modern Library Paperback Classic reproduces the text of the first American edition and features new explanatory notes and a critical Afterword by Kerry Driscoll, professor of English at Saint Joseph College in Connecticut.
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