"Roughing It" is a book of semi-autobiographical travel literature written by American humorist Mark Twain. It was written during 1870–71 and published in 1872 as a prequel to his first book, "The Innocents Abroad."
American Publishing Company, Hartford, 1872
First Edition, first state--with "was occupying his" on page 242, line 21.
Hand-bound in quarter leather and facsimile autographed cloth and housed in a custom slipcase that features Twain's portrait on the cover.