," [New York, ca. 1913], 4-page leaflet, FIRST EDITION, one of 250 copies. -- The Prince and the Pauper. Boston, 1882. Original green pictorial cloth (a bit rubbed). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, Binding B. -- The Tragedy of Pudd'nhead Wilson...Hartford, 1894. Original brown pictorial cloth (extremities lightly rubbed). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, FIRST STATE. -- Following the Equator. Hartford, 1897. Original blue pictorial cloth. FIRST EDITION. Together 7 vols., 8o to small 4o. All but the leaflet illustrated. (19) " /> CLEMENS, Samuel Langhorne. <I>A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court</I>. New York, 1889. Original publisher's brown half morocco and pebbled brown cloth, sides gilt-ruled, spine gilt-lettered in compartments, marbled edges and endpapers (spine faded, light wear to joints and fore-corners). FIRST EDITION, the variant with recto of frontispiece blank, later state of p. [59]. -- <I>Life on the Mississippi</I>. Boston, 1883. Original publisher's (?) dark brown morocco, stamped in blind, spine gilt-lettered, g.e., marbled endpapers (light wear to joints and edges). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, FIRST STATE. -- Another copy of the preceding. Original brown pictorial cloth (lightly rubbed at extremities). FIRST STATE. Laid in: <I>The Suppressed Chapter of "Life on the Mississippi</I>," [New York, ca. 1913], 4-page leaflet, FIRST EDITION, one of 250 copies. -- <I>The Prince and the Pauper</I>. Boston, 1882. Original green pictorial cloth (a bit rubbed). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, Binding B. -- <I>The Tragedy of Pudd'nhead Wilson</I>...Hartford, 1894. Original brown pictorial cloth (extremities lightly rubbed). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, FIRST STATE. -- <I>Following the Equator</I>. Hartford, 1897. Original blue pictorial cloth. FIRST EDITION. Together 7 vols., 8<V>o to small 4<V>o. All but the leaflet illustrated. (19) | Christie's
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    CLEMENS, Samuel Langhorne. A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court. New York, 1889. Original publisher's brown half morocco and pebbled brown cloth, sides gilt-ruled, spine gilt-lettered in compartments, marbled edges and endpapers (spine faded, light wear to joints and fore-corners). FIRST EDITION, the variant with recto of frontispiece blank, later state of p. [59]. -- Life on the Mississippi. Boston, 1883. Original publisher's (?) dark brown morocco, stamped in blind, spine gilt-lettered, g.e., marbled endpapers (light wear to joints and edges). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, FIRST STATE. -- Another copy of the preceding. Original brown pictorial cloth (lightly rubbed at extremities). FIRST STATE. Laid in: The Suppressed Chapter of ''Life on the Mississippi,'' [New York, ca. 1913], 4-page leaflet, FIRST EDITION, one of 250 copies. -- The Prince and the Pauper. Boston, 1882. Original green pictorial cloth (a bit rubbed). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, Binding B. -- The Tragedy of Pudd'nhead Wilson...Hartford, 1894. Original brown pictorial cloth (extremities lightly rubbed). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, FIRST STATE. -- Following the Equator. Hartford, 1897. Original blue pictorial cloth. FIRST EDITION. Together 7 vols., 8o to small 4o. All but the leaflet illustrated. (19)

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    CLEMENS, Samuel Langhorne. A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court. New York, 1889. Original publisher's brown half morocco and pebbled brown cloth, sides gilt-ruled, spine gilt-lettered in compartments, marbled edges and endpapers (spine faded, light wear to joints and fore-corners). FIRST EDITION, the variant with recto of frontispiece blank, later state of p. [59]. -- Life on the Mississippi. Boston, 1883. Original publisher's (?) dark brown morocco, stamped in blind, spine gilt-lettered, g.e., marbled endpapers (light wear to joints and edges). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, FIRST STATE. -- Another copy of the preceding. Original brown pictorial cloth (lightly rubbed at extremities). FIRST STATE. Laid in: The Suppressed Chapter of "Life on the Mississippi," [New York, ca. 1913], 4-page leaflet, FIRST EDITION, one of 250 copies. -- The Prince and the Pauper. Boston, 1882. Original green pictorial cloth (a bit rubbed). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, Binding B. -- The Tragedy of Pudd'nhead Wilson...Hartford, 1894. Original brown pictorial cloth (extremities lightly rubbed). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, FIRST STATE. -- Following the Equator. Hartford, 1897. Original blue pictorial cloth. FIRST EDITION. Together 7 vols., 8o to small 4o. All but the leaflet illustrated. (19)

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