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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.
Hartford, Conn. : American Pub. Co. ; London : Chatto & Windus, 1880
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Mark Twain; Walter F Brown; True Williams; Benjamin Henry Day; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress); Roy J. Friedman Mark Twain Collection (Library of Congress)
|Notes:||BAL lists 2 states of the frontispiece, and 2 states of the cover stamping. The sheets of the text block bulk either 1 3/8" or 1 5/8". Some copies have a code number stamped on lower cover. Original printing of frontispiece port. showed "spots". Cf. Johnson, M. Bibliography of the works of Mark Twain, 1909, p. 51.
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LC copy has library binding, with frontispiece ill. in 2nd state. Sheets bulk 1 5/8". All typographical errors listed in BAL. Frontispiece port. without "spots".
Source: Copyright deposit, 1880.
|Description:||631,  pages,  leaves of plates : 328 illustrations, 1 portrait, music ; 23 cm|
|Responsibility:||by Mark Twain (Samuel L. Clemens) ; illustrated by W. Fr. Brown, True Williams, B. Day and other artists, with also three or four pictures made by the author of this book, without outside help, in all three hundred and twenty-eight illustrations.|
Twain's account of traveling in Europe. A Tramp Abroad sparkles with the author's shrewd observations and highly opinionated comments on Old World culture. A Tramp Abroad includes among its adventures a voyage by raft down the Neckar and an ascent of Mont Blanc by telescope, as well as the author's attempts to study art.
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