Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; Second Printing
Publisher: New York: Simon and Schuster, 1966.
A first edition/later printing in Near Fine condition with some soiling to the page edges. In a Very Good dust-jacket with chipping and a dampstain. Previous owner's inscription on front endpaper, and a fascimile of Mark Twain's signature on the front free flyleaf.
In 1835, Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known as Mark Twain, was born in Florida. He would go on to become one of the most famous and influential authors in American history. In this biography, Kaplan tells the story of Clemens's life and work, from his early days as a journalist and writer to his later years as a famous humorist and lecturer.; 8vo; 424 pages.