Book #15929

Report From Paradise - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Mark Twain, Samuel Langhorne Clemens

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Harper & Brothers, 1952.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Charles Locke

Price: $42.19

First edition/first printing, code letters F-B, signifying printed June 1952, in Near Fine condition, bottom corners slightly bumped, in alike, slightly rubbed dustjacket. BAL 3581.

A fuller version of Extract from Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven, originally published in 1909, together with Letter from the Recording Angel. Those two stories provide a remarkably full statement of Mark Twain's views on the religious doctrine of his time ; 8vo; [2], xxvi, 93, [7] pages.

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.