first edition Hardcover
1882 · Boston
by Twain, Mark [Clemens, Samuel L.]
Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1882. First American Edition, First Printing, First State, First State of Binding. Hardcover. Octavo, 441 pages; VG; bound in publisher's gilt and black decorated dark green cloth; mild rubbing and wear; First issue with all text points, uncorrected state of the text with "estate" on page 124, "do not" on page 263, and "reigned" on page 362, Franklin Press imprint on the copyright page; First state of binding, with the center rosette on the back-strip 1/8 inch below the fillet; shelved case 2. BAL 3402;. 1325502. Shelved Dupont Bookstore.
(Inventory #: 1325502)