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CLEMENS, SAMUEL ("Mark Twain"). Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Comrade)... New York, 1885. Illustrations by E. W. Kemble. Small 4to, original pictorial green cloth, blocked and lettered in gilt and black, some wear to spine ends, light rubbing; front hinge cracked. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, with early issue points: "was" for "saw" on p. 57, the "Him and another Man" plate listed as being on p. 88; state 3 of pagination on folio 155 with final "5" present and extending slightly below the figures that precede it; the title-leaf a cancel; state 3 of p. 283 (on stub); the frontispiece in second state. BAL 3415; Johnson/Clemens, pp. 43-50; Peter Parley to Penrod, pp.75-76; Grolier/American 87.

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CLEMENS, SAMUEL ("Mark Twain"). Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Comrade)... New York, 1885. Illustrations by E. W. Kemble. Small 4to, original pictorial green cloth, blocked and lettered in gilt and black, some wear to spine ends, light rubbing; front hinge cracked. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, with early issue points: "was" for "saw" on p. 57, the "Him and another Man" plate listed as being on p. 88; state 3 of pagination on folio 155 with final "5" present and extending slightly below the figures that precede it; the title-leaf a cancel; state 3 of p. 283 (on stub); the frontispiece in second state. BAL 3415; Johnson/Clemens, pp. 43-50; Peter Parley to Penrod, pp.75-76; Grolier/American 87.
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Early ownership inscription on front free endpaper.
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