The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Mark TWAIN.
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

Chatto & Windus, London, 1884.

True First edition preceeding the US edition. First issue adverts at rear dated "October 1884". Publisher's red illustrated boards with gilt titles. Housed in a bespoke pepper red quarter morocco gilt clamshell case. A fine copy with extremely clean boards & bright gilt. None of the usual fading to bright red spine. No chipping, splitting or tearing to cloth. Internally complete & clean. Some light occasional spotting to textblock edges. Titles clean and fresh. No inscriptions. Endpapers original and unsplit. An exceptional copy of an American cornerstone.

A classic of American literature in which a Mississippi river boy recounts his adventures as he travels down stream on the great river with a runaway slave; his travels take in royal imposters, family feuds and Tom Sawyer's aunt who mistakes him for Tom. Voted the 18th best fiction book of all time by The Guardian.

Item #101728

Price: £6,500.00

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