Following the Equator: A Journey Around the World.
Hartford, Connecticut: The American Publishing Company, 1897. 8vo; 712 pp. Title-page in green and black. Original blue cloth with colored and gilt embossed design with an elephant. Gilt design and title on back strip. A very good copy. First Edition, first printing. Single (Hartford) imprint without mention of Doubleday & McClure, signature mark 11 on page 161. Clemens, in his fifth and final travel book, identifies himself as the narrator Mark Twain and relates his travels while on a lecture tour from 1895-1896. BAL 3451.
(Item Id: 109883)