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Stories and travels.

Stories and travels.

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Published by Leavitt and Allen in New York .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL18959633M

Kids Travel Books Febru at Hi, my name is Valerie Van Ballaer, I write and illustrate a children’s travel book series called “The Travel Adventures of George and Paolo” (available in both paperback and eBook). No list of travel novels is complete without at least one tale by Mark Twain. The Innocents Abroad is a book that was originally a series of travel articles Mark Twain wrote for a San Francisco newspaper. His travels took him through Europe and the Holy Land in the Middle : Goabroad Writing Team.

Gulliver’s Travels, four-part satirical work by Anglo-Irish author Jonathan Swift, published anonymously in One of the keystones of English literature, it was a parody of the travel narrative, an adventure story, and a savage satire, mocking English customs and the politics of . Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift. Gulliver's Travels, or Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World () is Swift's famous travellers' tale, a satire of human nature in which Lemuel Gulliver ends up on the island of Liliput, where he towers over its tiny citizens. After a career as a surgeon and clergyman, Swift captained several ships, which inspired his story's adventures.

  All books in this selection are non-fiction, and focus on place, experience, or the notion of travel itself. This is by no means a comprehensive list. There are plenty of other women travel writers, and plenty of other books by the authors on this list that are valuable and marvelous reads. But it’s a start. Books shelved as motorcycle-travel: Lois on the Loose: One Woman, One Motorcycle, 20, Miles Across the Americas by Lois Pryce, One Man Caravan by Robe.


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