Following the Equator (Annotated)

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: A Journey Around the World 

*This book is Annotated (It contains a biography of the Author).*

Following the Equator (sometimes titled More Tramps Abroad) is a non-fiction travelogue published by American author Mark Twain in 1897. Twain was practically bankrupt in 1894 due to a failed investment into a "revolutionary" typesetting machine. In an attempt to extricate himself from debt of $100,000 (equivalent of about $2.5 million in 2010) he undertook a tour of the British Empire in 1895, a route chosen to provide numerous opportunities for lectures in English.

About the Author Samuel Langhorne Clemens, prominently known by his penname Mark Twain, was a famous American author and humorist.