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    First English Edition

    Mark Twain [pseudonym of Samuel Langhorne Clemens]. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. London: Chatto and Windus, 1876. First English edition, preceding the first American edition by six months. Octavo. [viii], [1]-341, [2] pages. Twentieth Century brown morocco by Zaehnsdorf for E. Joseph with titles stamped in gilt on the front board and between five raised bands on the spine. Gilt floral dentelles, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. Previous owner "J. R. Minshull Ford 1876" in ink on the title page. A handsome copy in near fine condition.

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    August, 2015
    5th Wednesday
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