EXTRACT FROM CAPTAIN STORMFIELD'S VISIT TO HEAVEN. Mark Twain, pseud. of Samuel Langhorn Clemens.

EXTRACT FROM CAPTAIN STORMFIELD'S VISIT TO HEAVEN

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1909. First Edition. "Satirical fantasy of the afterlife which mocks the follies of religious fundamentalism and the absurdities which figure in popular images of paradise" (Barron, Fantasy Literature, 3-343). BAL 3511. Item #4272

First Printing. Octavo (20.75cm); red cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in white and dark blue on spine and front cover; [vi],120,[2]pp, with inserted frontispiece illustrated by Albert Levering. Gentle sunning to spine, base of spine gently nudged, with three small ink spots to lower rear joint and cover; contents clean; Near Fine, lacking the scarce dustjacket.

Price: $100.00