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The Travels of Mark Twain

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American novelist, humourist and traveller Mark Twain visited places all over the world, in these pieces he casts a clear eye on the manners and morals of many lands.
Paperback, 448 pages
Published April 20th 2000 by Cooper Square Publishers (first published January 1st 1961)
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Michael Bedford
Aug 10, 2015 Michael Bedford rated it really liked it
The Travels of Mark Twain is an anthology of journal and travel writing Twain did throughout his life. I got it as a gift from my sister Erin years ago but only read it recently, a belated kudos to Erin for getting me such a great gift. The anthology is expertly edited by Charles Neider who must've put a lot of time and effort into selecting the right variety of excerpts about such things as these: getting a shave, being a riverboat pilot, meeting heads of state, and breaking quarantine.

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Jan 06, 2009 Tammy rated it really liked it
This is a collection of stories from Twain's travel books, including Roughing It, Following the Equator and Innocents Abroad. It's a fascinating journey, written with Twain's trademark humor. It's amazing that 100 years ago, travelers were just as fascinated by some of the same landmarks we travel to see today.
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"The name of Charles Neider is familiar to everyone in the field of Mark Twain studies. Born in 1915, he did most of his work on Mark Twain between the late 1950s and the mid-1980s.

A man of many parts, Neider would make an interesting study in his own right. He was born in Odessa, Russia, on January 18, 1915 and came to the United States in 1920. After graduating from City College of New York in
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