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    Mark Twain. The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County. And Other Sketches. New York: C. H. Webb, 1867. First edition, first printing with advertisement leaf preceding title and unbroken type on pages 21, 66, and 198. Twelvemo. 198 pages. Publisher's dark red cloth over beveled boards, spine and front stamped in gilt, rear stamped in blind with frog ornament; all text block edges trimmed; brown coated endpapers. Binding generally rubbed and a bit worn, with color added at spine ends, along joints and board edges to disguise wear. Endpapers lightly rubbed with a little bit of soiling. Text block edges dulled, with specks of soiling; foxing, spot-staining, and thumbsoiling scattered throughout interior. Very good. Housed in custom slipcase.

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    December, 2019
    5th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 25
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