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Discover and share mark twain quotes about travel explore our collection of motivational and famous quotes by authors you know and love. The innocents abroad, or the new pilgrims' progress is a travel book by american author mark twain published in 1869 which humorously chronicles what twain called his great pleasure excursion on board the chartered vessel quaker city (formerly uss quaker city) through europe and the holy land with a group of american travelers in 1867. Mark twain's travel writing twain was lucky enough to be able to travel quite a bit during his lifetime, and he detailed those experiences most famously in the innocents abroad , which is one of the best-selling travel books ever written, and twain's best-selling book during his lifetime.
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