Roughing It

By Mark Twain


Roughing It is a book of semi-autobiographical travel literature by Mark Twain. It was written in 1870–71 and published in 1872, as a prequel to his first travel book The Innocents Abroad. Roughing It is dedicated to Twain’s mining companion Calvin H. Higbie, later a civil engineer who died in 1914.


Published date: January 1, 1872
Type: Books
Genre: Biography, Travel literature

Recommended by: