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TO THE PERSON SITTING IN DARKNESS AND CONCERNING THE REV. MR. AMENT by  Mark [ pseud]  Samuel L.]: Twain - 1926 - from William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB (SKU: WRCLIT63448)

TO THE PERSON SITTING IN DARKNESS AND CONCERNING THE REV. MR. AMENT

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TO THE PERSON SITTING IN DARKNESS AND CONCERNING THE REV. MR. AMENT

by [ Clemens, Samuel L.]: Twain, Mark [ pseud]

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[ Np]: Privately Printed, 1926. Large octavo. Stiff printed wrappers. Bookplate inside upper wrapper, faint horizontal crease, surface split along lower 5 cm of spine near upper joint, otherwise a very good, clean copy, in morocco backed folding case. First printing in this format. One of 250 numbered copies, printed by "an admirer" for "distribution among friends." The first title had been printed separately in 1901 by the Anti-Imperialist League after its periodical appearance, and the latter appeared in the NORTH AMERICAN REVIEW (April 1901) under the title, "To My Missionary Critics." BAL 3698.

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Title
TO THE PERSON SITTING IN DARKNESS AND CONCERNING THE REV. MR. AMENT
Author
[ Clemens, Samuel L.]: Twain, Mark [ pseud]
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Privately Printed
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Date published
1926
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About William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

Since 1975, William Reese Company has served a large international clientele of collectors and private and public institutions in the acquisition of rare books and manuscripts and in collection development.

With a catalogued inventory of over thirty thousand items, and a general inventory of over sixty-five thousand items, we are among the leading specialists in the fields of Americana and world travel, and maintain a large and eclectic inventory of literary first editions and antiquarian books of the 18th through 20th centuries.

We issue frequent, and substantial, catalogues in our fields of specialization.

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BAL
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bookplate
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spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also...[more]
octavo
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