1876 · Hartford, CT
by Twain, Mark [Samuel Clemens]
Hartford, CT: The American Publishing Company, 1876. First Edition, Second Printing. Near Fine. First edition, second printing, BAL state A, printed on laid paper. Bound in publisher's blue cloth decorated in black and gilt; all edges gilt. Contents on verso of preface, with the following mispagination present: p. [IX] mispaged XII; p. [X] mispaged XIII; p. [XII] mispaged XVI. Near Fine with cloth fresh and bright, exhibiting slight wear at corners and spine ends; gilt stamping is very sharp. Front and rear inner hinges repaired, pastedowns possibly replaced. Pages toned, with light and sporadic foxing. A fantastic copy of the classic American novel, in uncommon in such nice condition. BAL 3369.
(Inventory #: 140939415)