1st Editions and Antiquarian Books
First Edition of Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Mark Twain Rare Blue 1885 Issue
- Charles L. Webster and Company, New York 1885
- First Edition / First Printing / First Issue
- Rare blue cloth boards. Twenty times rarer than the green boards.
- Copyright page dated 1884. First Issue Points: Page 9 shows the error "decided",
- Frontispiece shows printer as Heliotype with tablecloth visible,
- "With the was" listed on page 57, "Him and another man" listed on page 88,
- Page number 155 with no final 5 present, No signature mark 11 on page 161,
- Final leaf blank. Page 143 missing L in Col and b in body is broken. BAL 3415, McBride.
- Book Condition: Very Good+, shelf wear, light spots, tight spine.
- Minor age toning, minor stain along the top edge.
- Housed in a custom clamshell case.
- The Great American Novel by the Father of American Literature
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