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    Mark Twain. Life on the Mississippi. Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1883. Contemporary half leather over marbled boards. All edges marbled. In a Mylar jacket. Rubbing, soiling, staining, and wear to extremities. Spine leaning. Front joint cracking. Edges dampstained and browned. Image of Mark Twain tipped-in on front paste-down. Bookplate on ffep. Front hinge repaired with glue and tape adhesives, affecting front endpapers. Two adhesive repairs on ffep verso. Toning and faint foxing throughout. Over-opened throughout, exposing binding. Rear hinge cracking. Fair.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2015
    2nd-9th Thursday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 7
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