10 December 1999
CLEMENS, Samuel Langhorne. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Comrade)...New York: Charles L. Webster, 1885.
Small 4o (188 x 126 mm). Illustrations by E.W. Kemble. (Some light foxing.) Original pictorial green cloth, blocked and lettered in gilt and black (light wear at ends of spine and fore-corners, rear cover marked, front inner hinge tender).
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; the title leaf conjugate; state 3 of p. 283; the frontispiece in first state; the final leaf blank. For references see lot 128.
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