Lot 178 of 455:
Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court 1889  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

Author:
Twain, Mark

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Charles L. Webster

Date:
1889

Description:

xiv, [15]-575, [1 blank] + [2] ad pp. Illustrated with 44 wood-engraved plates and numerous text illustrations (some full-page) by Dan Beard. (8vo), publisher's decorative olive-green cloth stamped in blue-gray, black and gilt, spine gilt, lettered in gilt, blue-gray endpapers patterned in brown. First Edition, Second Issue.

Second state without the "S-like ornament" within the caption on p. 59.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Cloth with some rubbing to extremities, mild bumps to top corners; rear hinge cracked, front starting; light toning to interior; very good.


 
Item number:
310511
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