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The Innocent Traveller

by Ethel Wilson

  • 187 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by New Canadian Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Wilson, Ethel - Prose & Criticism,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    New Canadian Library

    ContributionsP.K. Page (Afterword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8076656M
    ISBN 100771089554
    ISBN 109780771089558

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Golightly and Other Stories," Through her compassionate and often ironic narration, Wilson explores 5/5(1). The Innocents Abroad, or The New Pilgrims' Progress is a travel book by American author Mark Twain published in which humorously chronicles what Twain called his "Great Pleasure Excursion" on board the chartered vessel Quaker City through Europe and the Holy Land with a group of American travelers in It was the best-selling of Twain's works during his lifetime, as well as one of the best.

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