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Mark Twain"s library of humour

Mark Twain"s library of humour

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Published by Chatto & Windus in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American wit and humor.

  • Edition Notes

    ARL-9383

    Statementwith 197 illustrations by E.W. Kemble.
    ContributionsTwain, Mark, 1835-1910.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6157 .C5 1975
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 719 p. :
    Number of Pages719
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14756931M

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    Near Fine / No Jacket as Issued. Item # This is a handsome and important book. A first edition, first state of Mark Twain's (Samuel L. Clemens') compilation of the best in humor at the time of the late 19th Century. The book is in near fine 3/4 bound in heavy dark burgundy leather and marbled covers with gold gilt on the top edge.   Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Mark Twain's Library of Humor Item Preview remove-circle Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to .

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