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    Mark Twain. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. Hartford: The American Publishing Company, 1876. First American edition, third printing. Octavo. xvi, [17]-274, [275], [1, blank], [4, ad] pages. Pages [xiii] and [xiv] misnumbered as "xii" and "xiii." Frontispiece on verso of half-title, intertextual illustrations. Contemporary calf, rebacked with original spine laid down, gilt-lettered black leather label, all edges speckled. Marbled endpapers. Boards modestly rubbed with a few light scuffs, a few chips to leather on spine and on joints, corners a bit bumped. Text block edges somewhat toned and faintly toned, occasional light soiling in margins with a few examples affecting text, frontispiece and title page with heavy discoloration, faint foxing and edges chipped with minor loss on front and rear flyleaves. Very good. BAL 3369.

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