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    With a Photograph of Mark Twain Laid In

    Mark Twain. Eve's Diary. Translated from the Original Ms. Illustrated by Lester Ralph. London and New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1906.

    First edition. Octavo. [10], 109, [1, blank] pages, [4] blank terminal leaves (first and last leaf are pastedowns). Black and white illustrations by Lester Ralph on each verso.

    Original red pictorial cloth, stamped and lettered in white and green. Publisher's printed dust jacket. Spine lettering a bit dulled, a couple small stains to the cloth. Previous owner's ink name, and an ownership label on the front endpapers. Jacket soiled and with moderate chipping and tears around the edges, with slight loss at the top and bottom of spine and corners. A very good copy, housed in a red cloth clamshell case with a morocco lettering label stamped in gilt.

    Photograph laid in of Twain sitting on a front porch in a rocking chair and smoking a cigar, captioned on the rear: "Frontispiece from Vol. II of 'Mark Twain's Autobiography.' Mark Twain Dictating His Autobiography at Dublin, New Hampshire, In the Summer of 1906."

    BAL 3489.


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