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    With the Suppressed
    Curved Fly Illustration

    Mark Twain. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. New York: Charles L. Webster and Company, 1885. First American edition, first issue, with suppressed illustration on page 283. Octavo. 366 pages. Frontis portrait insert of author, intertextual illustrations. Modern full leather, following the design of the publisher's sheep binding with red and black labels on spine, housed in a custom cloth slipcase, corners bumped on rear panel. Small open tear on lower corner of author frontis portrait, restored on verso. Restoration on edges of pp. [1]-[4]. Crease on upper corner of pages 157/158 and pages 195/196. Chipping on terminal sheets. Pencil annotation on upper margin of p [220]. A bit of rubbing on leather binding, sheets and edges toned and soiled, some text and illustrations affected. A very good copy. BAL 3415.

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