1888 1st/1st Mark Twain Library of Humor Short Stories Illustrated Jumping Frog

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“Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn’t.”

Mark Twain

 

“Mark Twain’s Library of Humor”, is a collection of short humorous stories. The work as a collaborative effort and though Twain had the final say on the finished product, he contributed the least amount of work. The “…Library of Humor” was a valuable piece, containing many copyrighted works by many distinguished and popular authors. Some included stories from Twain are:

  • The Jumping Frog
  • A Dose of Pain Killer
  • Sellers at Home
  • Lost in the Snow
  • The Tomb of Adam

This First edition, first state, is filled with illustrations by E.W. Kimble.

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1888 1st/1st Mark Twain Library of Humor Short Stories Illustrated Jumping Frog

 

“Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn’t.”

Mark Twain

 

“Mark Twain’s Library of Humor”, is a collection of short humorous stories. The work as a collaborative effort and though Twain had the final say on the finished product, he contributed the least amount of work. The “…Library of Humor” was a valuable piece, containing many copyrighted works by many distinguished and popular authors. Some included stories from Twain are:

  • The Jumping Frog
  • A Dose of Pain Killer
  • Sellers at Home
  • Lost in the Snow
  • The Tomb of Adam

This First edition, first state, is filled with illustrations by E.W. Kimble.

 

Item number: #1692

Price: $499

 

TWAIN, Mark

 

Mark Twain’s Library of Humor…

 

New York Charles L. Webster & Co. 1888. First Edition. First State.

 

Details:

  • Collation complete with all pages: [xxiv], 707p
  • Notes on edition:
    • The index of titles arranged by order of appearance in the book.
    • “Warm Hair,” P. 8, credited to Mark Twain.
  • References: BAL 1982;
  • Language: English
  • Binding: Hardcover; tight and secure
  • Size: ~9in X 6.5in (23cm x 16.5cm)

 

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1692

Category

Literature

Authors

TWAIN, Mark

Printing Date

19th Century

Language

English

Binding

Leather

Book Condition

Excellent

Collation

Complete