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Mark Twain Compliments the President's Wife., Mark Twain [pseudonym for CLEMONS, Samuel Langhorne] (1835-1910).

Author Name    Mark Twain [pseudonym for CLEMONS, Samuel Langhorne] (1835-1910).

Title   Mark Twain Compliments the President's Wife.

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Collectible: Like New

Type   Hardcover

Edition   First Edition.

Publisher   Boston: Anne & David Bromer, 1984

Inscription   Signed by Other

Seller ID   CGSZ118-002

LIMITED EDITION of 200 copies, this is number 72 of the regular copies. Miniature Book. 2 5/16 x 1 13/16 inches. [iv], 14, [4] pp. Half-title with typography ornament in blue, double-page title page with ornaments, page number printed within red fleurons, 4 ornaments throughout the text including the colophon; text clean, unmarked. Brown cloth, front cover label printed in 2 colors, brown end-papers; binding square and tight. SIGNED by Rez Lingen of the Poote Press. Fine. This is the FIRST EDITION of a text Twain wrote to honor Mrs. Grover Cleveland in 1888 for her efforts to promote the literary arts at a reception at the White House. Here Twain adopts the dialect of a "coloured waiter" with which to address the First Lady. REFERENCE: Bradbury, 20th Cent. US Miniature Books, Anne and David Bromer No. 11.

Mark Twain, Samuel Clemons, Mark Twain Compliments the President's Wife, Anne David Bromer, Miniature Book, Fine Press, Limited Edition

Price = 150.00 USD

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