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Image for A TRAMP ABROAD Illustrated by W. Fr. Brown, True Williams, B. Day and Other Artists - with Also Three or Four Pictures Made by the Author of This Book, Without Outside Help; in All

A TRAMP ABROAD Illustrated by W. Fr. Brown, True Williams, B. Day and Other Artists - with Also Three or Four Pictures Made by the Author of This Book, Without Outside Help; in All

By: Twain, Mark

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1977

Edition: Abridged Edition

Order Number: 15538

ISBN: 0060144289

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Wear to DJ; Editor Charles Neider felt that the original work was cluttered with irrelevant or mediocre detail and that an abridged version would revive its popularity. Judge for yourself ; 8vo; 319 pages View more info

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AS WE GO

By: Warner, Charles Dudley

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1894

Order Number: 16771

Condition: Very Good+


Tiny holes to rear hinge. A stellar copy; A collection of essays covering a wide range of topics from the noted essayist, traveller, and friend of Mark Twain. In fact it was he and not Twain who said, 'Everybody complains about the weather, but no one DOES anything about it.' ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 195 pages View more info

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AUTHORS OF OUR DAY IN THEIR HOMES Personal Descriptions & Interviews

By: Halsey, Francis Whiting

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, James Pott & Co.: 1902

Order Number: 12247

Condition: Very Good+


Wear to extremities. Hinges started. Dampstaining to bottom of pages, not affecting text. Binding not tight ; Originally published in the New York Times Saturday Review of Books, various authors, including Mark Twain, Winston Churchill, and Theodore Roosevelt, are extensively quoted on the various features of their homes; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 299 pages View more info

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MARK TWAIN A Portrait

By: Masters, Edgar Lee

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17977

Condition: Very Good+


Spine a bit sunned. Bookplate. Price stamped on rear endpaper; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 259 pages View more info

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MARK TWAIN ABROAD The Cruise of the Quaker City

By: Ganzel, Dewey

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1968

Order Number: 10308

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Small open & closed tears with inexpert tape repair. Apparent sticker residue to front endpaper ; The world's first luxury cruise, immortalized by passenger Mark Twain in "Innocents Abroad"; 8vo; 330 pages View more info

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MARK TWAIN'S SAN FRANCISCO

By: Twain, Mark

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw Hill Book Company: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14619

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear to price clipped DJ. ; Edited by Bernard Taper, a collection of pieces written by Twain while he was in San Francisco in the 1860s ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 264 pages View more info

Image for MEANING NO OFFENSE Being Some of the Life, Adventures and Opinions of Trader Riddell, an Old Book Reviewer, in the Dark Continent of Comtemporary Literature; Including an Assortment of Strange Interviews and Literary Follies

MEANING NO OFFENSE Being Some of the Life, Adventures and Opinions of Trader Riddell, an Old Book Reviewer, in the Dark Continent of Comtemporary Literature; Including an Assortment of Strange Interviews and Literary Follies

By: Riddell, John

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, The John Day Company: 1929

Order Number: 6428

Condition: Very Good-


Gilt spine lettering faded. Previous owners name in front free endpaper. Binding not tight ; A collection of humorous anecdotes by the book reviewer for Vanity Fair which hold up well today, slightly reminiscent of Twain. And the illustrations by Covarrubias complete the package! ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 177 pages View more info

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MISSISSIPPI PILOT: WITH MARK TWAIN ON THE GREAT RIVER

By: Stong, Phil

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 7812

Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


Outer spine covering rubbed ; 8vo; 253 pages View more info

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THE ADVENTURES OF THOMAS JEFFERSON SNODGRASS

By: Twain, Mark

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Chicago, Pascal Covici, Publisher: 1928

Edition: Limited Edition

Order Number: 7867

Condition: Very Good+


Ex-lib with minimal markings (bookplate only). A superb copy with very light rubbing to corners ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 59 pages View more info

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THE SUNNY SIDE OF THE STREET

By: Wilder, Marshall P

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Funk & Wagnalls: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 9902

Condition: Very Good+


Light wear to extremities. Binding loose in a couple of spots; Collection of humorous anecdotes and recollections of various notables including Edwin Booth, Buffalo Bill Cody, Mark Twain, among others. Text illustrations by Bart Haley; Drawings; 8vo; 359 pages View more info