|By:||Jerome K. Jerome|
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I read this on a Mediterranean cruise---it was in the ship's library along with other "sea/ship" related books. I read all of them and had a thoroughly wonderful time!
Feb 19th, 2018
Jan 23rd, 2017
Not a bad little book, it certainly raised a few smiles as I read it. It's very different from a lot of other books I've read from this period.
Jan 10th, 2017
The humour of three men in a boat borders on the slapstick and whilst genuinely amusing became a bit too predictable at times. I found the interspersement of the travel tales between the anecdotes didn't work for me as you cut from the very light hearted to an almost Lonely Planet style commentary. Having said this, I think this is a book that I need to reread again - I suspect there is much that I missed.
Sep 2nd, 2014
It is a humorous take on travel, with some of the most witty sentences I have read of the 19th century literature. Jerome was, of course, a genius when it came to word composition, as is evident from this comedy novel.
Aug 28th, 2014
Jan 22nd, 2014
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