The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
CLEMENS, S.L. as; 'Mark Twain' (1884)
First edition, preceding the American edition by a few months.
Illustrations, First English edition, later issue (publisher's ads dated November 1887), 8vo., original red cloth blocked in gilt and black, London, Chatto and Windus.
Spine a little darkened, and rubbed at top and bottom. Some spotting within, otherwise clean.
“All modern American literature comes from one book by Mark Twain called Huckleberry Finn. American writing comes from that. There was nothing before. There has been nothing as good since.” Ernest Hemingway.
Huckleberry Finn was first published in England, preceding the American first by a few months. BAL.
Stock Code: 227113