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Twain, Mark (1835-1910) The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.

Auction:
3245T
Lot:
1192
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3245T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 08, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. Hartford, CT: The American Publishing Co., 1876. First edition, octavo, illustrated with wood-engraved frontispiece and numerous illustrations in text by True Williams and others, four-page publisher's advertisements at end, versos of half-title and preface blank, bound in publisher's full blue cloth, stamped in black and gold on front board and spine, and in black on back board, abrading to endcaps, some spotting and discoloration to text, corners bumped, inner joints cracked, 8 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000


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