DescriptionMark Twain. Life on the Mississippi. Boston: 1883. First edition.
Mark Twain. Life on the Mississippi. Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1883. First edition. Octavo. 624, [2, blank] pages. Frontispiece with intertextual and full page illustrations. Publisher's brown pictorial cloth stamped in gilt and black. Minor loss on spine ends, extremity wear, boards starting to show, front hinge starting, frontis separating, light toning on sheets, a few places over-opened, relatively small tears on lower edges of pp. 303-318, rear hinge broken. Howes C 486.
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