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User Review  - ssperson - LibraryThing

It's certainly difficult to read this in the 21st century, with our ideals of equality and political correctness. This collection of essays are a product of their time, and the writing definitely ... Read full review

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Review: The Innocents Abroad: Or the New Pilgrim's Progress

User Review  - Philip - Goodreads

Absolutely excellent book - knew Twain was a great storyteller, but forgot what a good writer he is, too. That said, I'm halfway through (he's jsut finished Europe and heading to the Middle East), and ... Read full review

Review: The Innocents Abroad

User Review  - Overthemoon - Goodreads

I wanted to love this book. But somehow it felt like sitting in a room for hours, sipping tea with an acquaintance while watching hundreds of pictures from their vacation. The fun of this book is in ... Read full review

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User Review  - anitatally - LibraryThing

LOVE LOVE LOVE this book. Read full review

Review: The Innocents Abroad: Or the New Pilgrim's Progress

User Review  - Sally Atwell Williams - Goodreads

Never did finish this book. I simply did not like it. Read full review

Review: The Innocents Abroad: Or the New Pilgrim's Progress

User Review  - will - Goodreads

An interesting exploration of Europe in the mid-late 19th century. Twain's humor doesn't hold up so well as some fans would lead you to believe, but his cynical take on this sort of trip is generally entertaining. Read full review

Review: The Innocents Abroad: Or the New Pilgrim's Progress

User Review  - Peter Van - Goodreads

It's been a long time since I read Huckleberry Finn, Tom Sawyer and A Connecticut Yankee at King Arthur's court but I remember those books as being charming and genuinely funny. This one however feels ... Read full review

Review: The Innocents Abroad

User Review  - Arnon Ram - Goodreads

Took me a very long time to finish this one. I just couldn't bring myself to read it in one go, so every so often i would read some chapters, then leave the book for a month or so, pick it up again ... Read full review

Review: The Innocents Abroad

User Review  - Thom Swennes - Goodreads

Mark Twain's Innocents Abroad is a travel book. I have no doubt that it is a travel book because that is exactly how Mark Twain described it. It is, however, much more than a travel book. It is a ... Read full review


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