An antique, 19th century first edition book of the Prince and the Pauper. Published by James R. Osgood. Printed by the Franklin Press, Boston. 411 pages. Green cloth hardcover with both gilt and blind-stamping. 192 cut illustrations. An enduring story from the well known writer, Mark Twain.
Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) (American, 1835-1910)
Width 7 Depth 0.5 Height 8.5 inches
Note: fairly edge worn with much shelf wear to the head and tail of the spine, and fading of gilt title. Quite shaken with full split at front board. Light browning of endpapers and fore-edge. Bookseller's label and owner's stamp on front endpapers.