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The Jumping Frog  - 1st Edition by  Mark [; Samuel Langhorne Clemens] Twain - First Edition; First Printing - 1903 - from Books Tell You Why, Inc. (SKU: 29144)

The Jumping Frog - 1st Edition

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The Jumping Frog - 1st Edition

by Twain, Mark [; Samuel Langhorne Clemens]

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  • Hardcover
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Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
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New York and London: Harper & Brothers. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1903. First Edition; First Printing. Original Cloth. A just about Fine first edition in the original red decorated cloth, gently rubbed and little fading to spine. In the elusive, nearly Fine dust-jacket with only a minor chip to the bottom of the spine. In custom made 1/3 leather cloth double slipcase. Hard to imagine a nicer copy can be found; The Jumping Frog in English, then in French, then clawed back into a civilized language once more by patient, unremunerated toil. First separate publication, save for a note at pp 64 - reprinted from its first appearance in Sketches, 1875. BAL 3477; 8vo; [4], 66, [2] pages; One copy missing .

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Bookseller
Books Tell You Why, Inc. US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
29144
Title
The Jumping Frog - 1st Edition
Author
Twain, Mark [; Samuel Langhorne Clemens]
Illustrator
Illustrated by F. Strothman
Format/Binding
Original Cloth
Book condition
Used - Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper & Brothers
Place of Publication
New York and London
Date Published
1903
Keywords
Collectible Rare Out-Of-Print, Satire Humor Irony
Bookseller catalogs
Legendary Authors / Twain, Mark; Legendary Books; By Year Of Issue / 1900s; ABAA-VBF;

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