Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: (Tom Sawyer's Comrade)

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: (Tom Sawyer's Comrade)

Mark Twain

Charles L. Webster and Company, 1885.

First edition. Later printing. 366, [2] Bound in publisher's green cloth.  Good binding and cover. Light rubbing wear to edges, faint stain to bottom of front board. Foxing to frontis plate margins. Clean, unmarked pages, besides. Issue points:  p. [13], the illustration captioned "Him and another Man" is correctly listed as at p. 87 (BAL second state); p. 57, the eleventh line from the bottom reads "with the saw" (BAL second state); p. 283 is a cancel, with the engraving redone; p. 155, the final "5" in the pagination broken (not noted in BAL or McBride); the frontispiece portrait has the imprint of the Photo-Gravure Co. N.Y. and the tablecloth, or scarf, on which the bust rests not visible (BAL third state). BAL 3415; Grolier, 100 American, 87; Johnson, pp. 43-50; Kevin MacDonnell, "Huck Finn among the Issue-Mongers," Firsts; The Book Collector's Magazine, Volume 8, Number 9 (September 1998), pp. 28-35.

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