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    Mark Twain. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. London: Chatto and Windus, 1876. First English edition, preceding the first U. S. edition by about six months. Octavo. [viii], 341, [1, blank], [1, publisher's device], [1, blank] pages. Publisher's red cloth with front cover and spine decoratively stamped in black and lettered in gilt. Rebacked with original spine laid down. Minor extremity wear, rubbing and soiling on covers, cloth on rear board has a few stains, spine and outer margins of covers darkened. Text block somewhat toned and foxed, sheets foxed, ink ownership signature on front pastedown. A very good copy. BAL 3367 ("The text varies slightly from the American edition").

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