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    First American Edition, First Printing
    of
    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    Mark Twain. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. Hartford: The American Publishing Company, 1876. First U. S. edition, first printing. Octavo. xvi, [17]-[275], [1, blank], [4, ad] pages. Original blue cloth blocked and lettered in black and gilt. Frontispiece, intertextual illustrations. Front hinge strengthened. Lacking one of the three preliminary blanks. Some extremity wear with minor loss to cloth on spine ends, moderate rubbing on boards, spine and outer margins of boards darkened, front hinge somewhat over-opened, light toning, occasional soiling. Bookseller's label of "C. Beach... San Francisco" on front pastedown. Very good. BAL 3369

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