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Works of Twain by  Mark TWAIN - Hardcover - First - 1881 - from Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books (SKU: 634)

Works of Twain

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Works of Twain

by TWAIN, Mark

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1881 1st UK Mark TWAIN Novels Tom Sawyer Huck Finn Prince and Pauper Illustrated

THE 1ST STATE 1ST EDITION ever of HUCK FINN

"Never put off till tomorrow what may be done day after tomorrow just as well."

Mark Twain

Mark Twain's novels have been popular amongst readers for decades. This collection of United Kingdom first editions includes some of Twain's most famous works include "Huckleberry Finn", "The Prince and the Pauper", and "Life on the Mississippi."

Item number: #634

Price: $2500

TWAIN, Mark

Title: Tom Sawyer Abroad

Published: London: Chatto & Windus, 1894.

Title: Life On The Mississippi

Published: London: Chatto & Windus, 1883.

Title: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Published: London: Chatto & Windus, 1884.

Notes: 1st state Ads and 'October 1884' are present

· Publisher's catalog dated 'October 1884'

· 32pp of ads

Title: The Man that corrupted Hadleyburg

Published: London: Chatto & Windus, 1900.

Title: Mark Twain's Library of Humour illustrated by E.W Kemble

Published: London: Chatto & Windus, 1891.

Title: The Prince and the Pauper

Published: London: Chatto & Windus, 1881.

Title: The choice Humorous Works of Mark Twain

Published: London: Chatto & Windus, 1881.

Details:

· Collation complete with all pages: 208, 32; 561, 32; 438, 32; 413, 32; 717, 32; 391, 32; 563, 32

· Binding: Hardcover; cloth, tight and secure

· References: BAL 3414 (Huck Finn)

· Language: English

· Size: ~7.5in X 5.5in (19.5cm x 13.5cm)

· We find this SAME Huck Finn 1st state for sale elsewhere at $3,750

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Details

Bookseller
Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
634
Title
Works of Twain
Author
TWAIN, Mark
Format/binding
Hardcover; cloth, tight and secure
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Chatto & Windus
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1881
Keywords
1881 1st UK Mark TWAIN Novels Tom Sawyer Huck Finn Prince and Pauper Illustrated rare, antique, old, first edition, 1st state, provenance, signed, inscribed, dust jacket, vellum, manuscript, engravings, illustrations, leather, plates, maps, antiquarian

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