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Author Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.

Title Following the equator : a journey around the world / by Mark Twain (Samuel L. Clemens) ; in two volumes.

Publication Info. New York and London : Harper & Brothers Publishers, [1899]
1899

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Edition Author's national edition.
Description 2 volumes : illustrations ; 20 cm.
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Series The writings of Mark Twain ; v. 5-6
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Works. 1899 ; v. 5-6.
Note Facsimile of author's inscription on verso of series t.p.
Contents V. 1 The Party -- Change of costume -- Honolulu -- Leaving Honolulu -- A Lesson in pronunciation -- Missionaries obstruct business -- The Fiji Islands -- A Wilderness of islands -- Australia -- The Discovery of Australia -- Hospitality of English-speakers -- Mr. X., a missionary -- Public works in Australasia -- To Melbourne by rail -- Waga-wagga -- Melcourne and the attractions -- The British Empire -- Gum trees -- Public gardens of Adelaide -- A Caller -- The "Weet-weet" -- Aboriginals continued -- Horsham -- Road to Ballarat -- Bound for Bendigo -- Where New Zealand is -- The South Pole swell -- When the monument comes the man appears -- Tasmania, early days -- At Bluff, N.Z. -- The Express train -- Town of Christ Church -- The Town of Nelson -- Bay of Gisborne -- Fifty miles in four hours -- Poems of Mrs. Moore.
V. 2 Off for Ceylon -- Steamer Rosetta to Bombay -- God Vishnu, 108 names -- Government house at Malabar Point -- A Jain temple -- A Hindoo betrothal, sleepers on the ground -- Murder trial in Bombay -- Official thug book -- Elephant riding -- gThe Thugs -- Thugs, continued -- Off for Allahabad -- Pajamas -- On the road -- Benares a religious temple -- Working for salvation -- Visit to Sri 108 -- Rail to Calcutta -- Across country -- On the road again -- India, the land of wonders -- The Great mutiny -- A Visit to the residency -- To Lahore -- Methods of American public schools -- From Calcutta to Madras -- Port Louis -- Steamer "Arundel Castle" -- Durban hotels -- Jameson's defeat and capture -- Jameson's raid -- Cecil Rhodes -- The Kimberley diamond mines -- Table rock.
Subject Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Travel.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. (OCoLC)fst00031622
Voyages around the world.
Travel. (OCoLC)fst01155558
Voyages around the world. (OCoLC)fst01169326
Equator -- Description and travel.
Equator. (OCoLC)fst01296648
Added Author Harper & Brothers, publisher.
Other Form: Online version: Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Following the equator. Author's national edition. New York and London : Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1899 (OCoLC)727630786

 
    
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