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1882 1st ed UK A Tramp Abroad Mark Twain Travel Illustrated Satire Alps CLASSIC

“That's the difference between governments and individuals. Governments don't care, individuals do.” – Mark Twain, A Tramp Abroad

This Mark Twain novel, “A Tramp Abroad’ is a natural extension of ‘The Innocents Abroad’ as a travel narrative, a return to the Old World. As a cultural document, it is also a natural continuation of the great popular movement of tourism, wherein the ‘innocent’ becomes a ‘tramp’.” (Melton,78). This adventure voyages book is not one of Twain’s finer works, as many readers feel he rambles and lacks a sense of direction, but by writing with a sense of ironic prose and satire, “A Tramp Abroad” is still a desirable and recognizable Twain novel.

Item number: #2599

Price: $399

TWAIN, Mark

A Tramp abroad

London : Chatto & Windus, 1882.

Details:

•Collation complete with all pages: [xxiii], 564, [32 ads]o314 illustrations throughout

•References: BAL 3386; Melton, Twain, Travel Books

•Notes on edition: (from BAL)

ofrontispiece caption- “Titian’s Moses”

oEdition does not include added portrait frontispiece

oSheet bulk size 1 3/8”

•Language: English

•Binding: Hardcover; tight & secure

•Size: ~7.75in X 5.5in (19.5cm x 14cm)

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1882 1st ed UK A Tramp Abroad Mark Twain Travel

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