Book #13382

The Gilded Age, A Tale Of Today

Mark Twain, Charles Dudley Warner
The Gilded Age, A Tale Of Today. Mark Twain, Charles Dudley Warner.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: Second Edition
Size: 8vo; xvi, 17-574 pages
Publisher: Hartford, CT: American Publishing Company, 1874.

A handsome, unrestored second edition, published in 1874. About Fine condition with only minute rubbing of board and edges; black cloth with peach endpapers, edges sprinkled brown.

Twain's first novel which gave an entire era its name, though fictional, is a critical examination of politics and corruption in the United States during the nineteenth century.

Price: $990.00

Author Bio

Mark Twain

Samuel Langhorne Clemens (November 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910), pen name Mark Twain, was American humorist, satirist, lecturer and writer. Twain is most noted for his novels Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and was called "the father of American literature" by American author William Faulkner.