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Published by Dent & Sons in London .
Written in English


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Statement[by] Mark Twain.
SeriesThe wayfarer"s library
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18269374M

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  The Innocents Abroad And Jumping Frog Item Preview remove-circle The Innocents Abroad And Jumping Frog : Print - Paper : Book. Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t2wg2d Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner. OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 18 cm. Contents: The innocents abroad --The celebrated Jumping frog of Calaveras County --Aurelia's unfortunate young man --Curing a cold --Lucretia Smith's soldier --Brief biographical sketch of George Washington --A touching story of George Washington's boyhood --Advice for good little girls --Concerning chambermaids. The Innocents Abroad and Jumping Abroad and Jumping Frog. Product Details. Category: books SKU: TMB Title: The Innocents Abroad and Jumping Abroad and Jumping Frog Author: Mark Twain Book binding: Hardcover Publisher: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. Year of publication: Condition: GOOD Description. pages. No dust Rating: % positive. About The Innocents Abroad. Based on a series of letters Mark Twain wrote from Europe to newspapers in San Francisco and New York as a roving correspondent, The Innocents Abroad () is a burlesque of the sentimental travel books popular in the mid-nineteenth century. Twain’s fresh and humorous perspective on hallowed European landmarks lacked reverence for the past-the ancient .

  Review of Volume 1 HERE Volume 2 picks up at the departure from Pompei on the steamship 'Quaker City' heading for the Holy Lands. On to Greece, and then Turkey. From Constantinople (modern Istanbul) a sidetrip up the Black sea to isolated ports in Urkraine and Russia, before returning to Turkey, stopping in Smyrna (modern Izmir), then on to Lebanon, Syria, Palestine 4/5(1). The Innocents Abroad, or The New Pilgrims' Progress is a travel book by American author Mark Twain published in which humorously chronicles what Twain called his "Great Pleasure Excursion" on board the chartered vessel Quaker City (formerly USS Quaker City) through Europe and the Holy Land with a group of American travelers in /5. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. For sale is an unprecedented Mark Twain first edition collection. All 54 of the books in this Mark Twain set are first editions, first printings, and first issues. There is one book signed by Mark Twain, "The Innocents Abroad", a signed limited edition bound in leather, of which only copies were. The Innocents Abroad is a travel book published in by American writer Mark Twain which humorously chronicles what Twain called his “Great Pleasure Excursion” on board the chartered vessel Quaker City through Europe and the Holy Land with a big group of American travelers in

(in full The Innocents Abroad; or, The New Pilgrims' Progress) A humorous travel narrative by Mark Twain, published in and based on Twain's letters to newspapers about his steamship voyage to Europe, Egypt, and the Holy Land. The Innocents Abroad sharply satirized tourists who learn what they should see and feel by reading guidebooks/5(). About The Innocents Abroad. One of the most famous travel books ever written by an American, The Innocents Abroad is Mark Twain’s irreverent and incisive commentary on nineteenth century Americans encountering the Old World. Come along for the ride as Twain and his unsuspecting travel companions visit the Azores, Tangiers, Paris, Rome, the Vatican, Genoa, Gibraltar, Odessa, Constantinople. The Innocents Abroad and The Jumping Frog by Mark Twain. J m Dent and Sons, Two novels in one volume in The Wayfarer's Library series. Split to cloth at bottom of the spine otherwise a good sollid copy. Undated but owner's inscription gives Hard Cover. Fair. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. former river boat pilot who wrote "The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County," The Innocents Abroad, and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer "The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County" story by Samuel Langhorn Clemens about a man who loves to bet. Simon Wheeler.