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    Mark Twain. Mark Twain's Autobiography. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1924. First edition, first issue. Two octavo volumes. Publisher's blue cloth. Housed in publisher's slipcase. Both jackets just lightly chipped at edges and uniformly sunned at spines (as is the slipcase). Overall, very good condition.

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    Mark Twain. Mark Twain's Autobiography. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1924.

    First edition, first issue. Two octavo volumes. xvi, [1]-368, [2, blank], pp.; [viii], 1-365, [2, advertisements], [3, blank] pages. With inserted frontispieces.

    Publisher's blue cloth, gilt-stamped front board and spine, top edges gilt, dust jackets. Housed in publisher's slipcase. Both jackets just lightly chipped at edges and uniformly sunned at spines (as is the slipcase). From the library of Los Angeles bibliophile Arthur Ellis with his signature on the front endpaper. Overall, a very good copy; complete with dust jackets and slipcase and very clean.

    BAL 3537. Johnson, Twain, p. 101.



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