London: Chatto & Windus, Piccadilly, 1884. First UK Edition. A presentable copy of Twain's most enduring work - the quintessential American novel. BAL 3414. Item #1826
First Impression, first state, with publisher's catalog dated 'October, 1884.' Octavo (19.25cm); publisher's red 'S' cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in gilt and black on spine and front cover; [i]-xvi, 438, 32pp ads; illus. Thin split along front hinge, though binding is still sound and firm; spine ends gently nudged, with a hint of sunning to spine; a Near Fine copy, with the gilt still bright and the pictorial elements unrubbed. Housed in a custom clamshell case.