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    Mark Twain. A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court . New York: Charles L. Webster & Company, 1889. First edition, first issue, with a small "S-like" ornament between the two words in the caption "The King" for the illustration on p. 59. Square octavo. xvi, [1, blank], 17-575, [1, blank], [2, publisher's advertisements] pages. Text illustrations by Dan Beard. Later three-quarter red leather over decorative marbled boards with gilt spine titles inside five raised bands. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Moderate abrading to board edges. Small gouge in the spine leather in the word "ARTHUR'S." Very good.

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    April, 2012
    12th-19th Thursday-Thursday
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