Book #22348

A Letter From Santa Claus

Mark Twain
A Letter From Santa Claus. Mark Twain.
A Letter From Santa Claus
A Letter From Santa Claus
A Letter From Santa Claus

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine+
Edition: First Printing; Signed by Artist
Size: Miniature
Publisher: San Diego: The Ash Ranch Press, 1990.

A miniature first printing in Very Fine condition, red velvet boards, gilt decorated, leather spine. Gilt decorated endpapers. One of 125 copies handset in Piranesi Italic, printed letterpress and bound by Don Hildreth of The Ash Ranch Press. Signed by Don Hildreth. Also includes a personalized paper wrapper: "Dear Guy - Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a healthy & wealthy New Year! Don Hildreth".

The story was originally written by Mark Twain for his five year old daughter, Susie, in 1877. First published in Clara Clemens' 1931 book "My Father, Mark Twain". This publication was created by The Ash Ranch Press as a 1990 Christmas keepsake; [36] pages.

Price: $300.00

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.

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