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 was 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 was 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: #11329

Price: $550

 

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], 705p
    • Illustrated with over 300 engravings
  • References: BAL 3425
  • First printing note:
  • The index of titles arranged by order of appearance in the book. (first printing point)
  • “Warm Hair,” P. 8, credited to Mark Twain
  • Language: English
  • Binding: Cloth; tight and secure
  • Size: ~9.25in X 6in (23cm x 15cm)

 

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11329

Categories

Arts & Architecture

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Authors

TWAIN, Mark

Printing Date

19th Century

Language

English

Binding

Hardcover

Book Condition

Excellent

Collation

Complete