Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Size: Thin 12mo
Publisher: New York: Sheldon & Company, 1871.
A most attractive, unrestored first edition/second State copy in Very Good condition. Ball, Black, & Co. Advertisement on copyright page, BAL 3326. Printed self-wrapper. Some chipping and slight tearing along edges, spine and corners of cover with a brownish stain on front center. Minor browning of pages. Inside tight and clean.
Twain's fictional history of his ancestry with anonymous illustrations satirizing Jay Gould and the Erie Railroad scandal.