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Mark Twain
1897 1st ed / 1st Mark Twain Following the Equator Travelogue India RARE Travels
Hartford: American Pub. Co, 1897. I am limited to 12 photos on eBay, but I can provide a link to many more photos. Just ask! 1897 1st ed / 1st Mark Twain Following the Equator Travelogue India RARE Travels "A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes." ― Mark Twain Mark Twain and his works were immensely popular all on their own. Such notable characters as Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn stood out above other 19th-century literary characters, and not just in the United States. One of his lesser-known works is a social commentary entitled 'Following the Equator'. This travelogue expresses views of racism, religious intolerances, and social oppressions prevalent in the British Empire. This rare first edition includes the first print point on page 161. See below. Item number: #10575 Price: $550 TWAIN, Mark Following the equator, a journey around the world. Hartford, American Pub. Co., 1897. First edition. 1st printing Details: · Collation: Complete with all pages o [6], 712, [2] o Hundreds of illustrations throughout · References: BAL 3451 o Note on edition: DOES include signature mark "11" on page 161. § BAL does not denote priority given to the signature mark in first printing or not · Language: English · Binding: Cloth; tight and secure · Size: ~9.5in X 6.5in (23.5cm x 16cm) Our Guarantee: Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide. Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation! 10575. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Schilb Antique Books (schilb_antique_books) [Columbia, Missouri, United States]
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