Very occasional light spotting on the cloth and some pages. Original pictorial cream cloth after A. Souze, gilt edges (lightly rubbed, need a minor repair at head of spine). Translated by William-Little Hughes with Twain's authorisation and.
The book enjoyed great success in. France and the translation was not supplanted for several decades. This book has been inspected by the professional antiquarian expert.
The description of the book in this listing is taken from the report of that professional expertise. Hand-written on the edge of the page: To Joi 17/12 85 (December 17, 1885). We do not have a COA that says it is Mark Twains hand-writing. Therefore, this book is less expensive, which would be with COA.Please note: Any autographed items of Mark Twain with COA will cost several thousand dollars. THIS ITEM IS COMING FROM NON-SMOKING HOUSE! Therefore be sure that you're happy with the quality of the item. If you need more pics, extra measurements or any other info just let us know. Extra new waterproof bag, new boxes and envelopes are guaranteed.
If you have more questions, please send us a message and we will try to respond as quickly as possible. The item "RARE 1884 FIRST EDITION Tom Sawyer Mark Twain French Antique book HAND WRITTEN" is in sale since Saturday, May 18, 2019. This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "usmari_shop" and is located in Richmond, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada.