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The American Claimant - 1st Edition

by Twain, Mark [; Samuel Langhorne Clemens]

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New York: Charles L. Webster & Co.. Very Good+. 1892. First Edition; First Printing. Original Cloth. First edition, BAL 3434, original unrestored olive-green cloth binding in better than Very Good condition, little rubbing to extremities; The American Claimant is Twain's comedy of mistaken identities and multiple role switches, all revolving around the serious debate between the hereditary aristocracy of Europe and the democracy of America; B & W Illustrations; 8vo; i-xvi, 17-277, [1], 8pp. adv., [2] pages .


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The American Claimant - 1st Edition
Twain, Mark [; Samuel Langhorne Clemens]
Illustrated by Daniel Carter Beard
Original Cloth
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Used - Very Good+
First Edition; First Printing
Charles L. Webster & Co.
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New York
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Collectible Rare Out-Of-Print, Classic Literature, Samuel Langhorne Clemens
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Legendary Authors / Twain, Mark; By Year Of Issue / 1890s;

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