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American Drolleries

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'I like a good story well told. That is the reason I am sometimes forced to tell them myself.' Mark Twain
In these extraordinary stories Mark Twain takes us from the sleepy banks of the Mississippi, through frontier towns, and across the deserted gold plains of California. We encounter his countryfolk in all their bizarre variety: a cannibalistic ex-senator, a compulsive gambler, phoney travelling salesmen, and a team of bumbling detectives.
Undated (probably 1890s) British hardback edition. No dust jacket. Blue covers with gilt lettering. Hinges slightly cracked. Rubbed corners and top/bottom ends of spine. Heavy foxing/browning end papers/tanned pages. Pencil underlining on a few passages.

Item details

Author(s):
Mark Twain
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
8vo
Edition:
Undated
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
168
Publisher:
Glasgow: The Grand Colosseum Warehouse Co
Title:
American Drolleries

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'I like a good story well told. That is the reason I am sometimes forced to tell them myself.' Mark Twain
In these extraordinary stories Mark Twain takes us from the sleepy banks of the Mississippi, through frontier towns, and across the deserted gold plains of California. We encounter his countryfolk in all their bizarre variety: a cannibalistic ex-senator, a compulsive gambler, phoney travelling salesmen, and a team of bumbling detectives.
Undated (probably 1890s) British hardback edition. No dust jacket. Blue covers with gilt lettering. Hinges slightly cracked. Rubbed corners and top/bottom ends of spine. Heavy foxing/browning end papers/tanned pages. Pencil underlining on a few passages.

Author(s):
Mark Twain
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
8vo
Edition:
Undated
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
168
Publisher:
Glasgow: The Grand Colosseum Warehouse Co
Title:
American Drolleries

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