Extract From Captain Stormfield's Visit To Heaven - 1st Edition/1st Printing
Mark Twain, Samuel Langhorne Clemens
First Edition/First Printing in about Fine condition, bright red cloth in very scarce dustjacket with little chipping, mainly along brittle spine.
5/8 inch sheet bulk, MCMIX on title page, published October 1909 on copyright page. An exceptional copy. BAL 3511 ;
Combining science fiction with a satiric look at conventional views of the afterlife, Twain delivers his amusing and trenchant commentary on human vanity. The last of Mark Twain's books published during his lifetime.