CLEMENS, Samuel - Mark Twain

The Prince and the Pauper: A Tale for Young People of All Ages.

Published: Boston: James R. Osgood, 1882.

Date: 1882

FIRST EDITION SECOND STATE. 1 vol., with 192 illustrations, corrected text on pages 124, 263, & 362. Bound in the publisher's deluxe binding of 1/2 brown morocco.

Note
Mark Twain's first attempt at historical fiction.

Condition
Inner and outer hinges fine, head and foot of spine fine, some rubbing to edges of covers resulting in some loss to the marbled paper boards, otherwise an unusually bright fresh copy often found in somewhat sad condition.

Binding
Leather - hardcover

US$1600

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