The Innocents Abroad

The Innocents Abroad
Published: February 11th 2003 by Modern Library (first published 1869)
Author: Mark Twain
Language English
Category: Travel
Pages: 560 pages
Goodreads Rating: 3.86

When I lived in Madrid years ago I used to buy pistachios from an Iranian refugee in Retiro Park. I don't recall his name, but I decided to call him Stan. It drove him crazy, but I called him Stan anyway.

Why did I call him Stan? One word: Ferguson. Ferguson is every tour guide that graces the pages of Mark Twain's The Innocents Abroad. The author and his cohort call their guides Ferguson, whether in Paris or in Athens. The name drives each Ferguson crazy, but they do it anyway. And regardless of

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