Binding: Original Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good+
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Charles L. Webster & Co., 1892.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Daniel Carter Beard
First edition, BAL 3434, original unrestored olive-green cloth binding in better than Very Good condition, little rubbing to extremities.
The American Claimant is Twain's comedy of mistaken identities and multiple role switches, all revolving around the serious debate between the hereditary aristocracy of Europe and the democracy of America; B & W Illustrations; 8vo; i-xvi, 17-277, , 8pp. adv.,  pages.