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FUNNY STORIES and LETTERS TO PUNCH

FUNNY STORIES and LETTERS TO PUNCH

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FUNNY STORIES and LETTERS TO PUNCH

by Mark Twain and Artemus Ward

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  • Hardcover
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VG/No Jacket
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Port Sunlight Near Birkenhead- UK: Lever Brothers Ltd., 1870. FUNNY STORIES- Mark Twain and LETTERS TO PUNCH- Artemus Ward- Lever Brosthers, Ltd.- Port Sunlight Near Birkenhead- UK- sn,nd (1870?)- 1st Edition- Hardcover:-12mo- Original publishers maroon cloth with gilt titles on cover and spine- covers have bevelled edges- VG+- no dj as issued-light rubbing but clean and tight- Funny Stories 173pp, & Letters to Punch 195pp + 1-4pp ads for banks, elixirs, pills, transparent cement etc + 18pp of Ward Lock book ads- illustrated with pre-chapter and end of chapter illustrations/decorations- SEE PHOTOS- Contents: Eye-Openers: Funny Stories by Mark Twain- from 'Autobiography to Medieval Romance...Science vs Luck--a bevy of Mark Twain stories- + Artemus Ward- "Letter to Punch"-'Arrival in London' -to Essays and Sketches- writings in the Cleveland Plain Dealer etc- A great book and 1st Edition- World Cat states: Funny stories-Author: Mark Twain; Artemus Ward-Publisher: Port Sunlight, near Birkenhead (Eng) Lever Bros., [187-?]-OCLC Number: 18003364-Description: 2 v. in 1 ; 19 cm.-Responsibility: by Mark Twain. Letters to Punch / by Artemus Ward.- Only haeld by ONE library in World Cat.- Very Scarce! and very desireable for the Mark Twain fan and collector!- Fiction-non-fiction-Americana-stories-essays-humour-anecdotes-Twain-Ward-Illustrated (3553) . 1st Edition. Cloth. VG/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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Bookseller
jakoll CA (CA)
Bookseller's Inventory #
3553
Title
FUNNY STORIES and LETTERS TO PUNCH
Author
Mark Twain and Artemus Ward
Illustrator
Illustrated
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - VG
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Edition
1st Edition
Publisher
Lever Brothers Ltd.
Place of Publication
Port Sunlight Near Birkenhead- UK
Date Published
1870
Keywords
Fiction-non-fiction-Americana-stories-essays-humour-anecdotes-Twain-Ward-Illustrated

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jakoll

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Mansonville, Quebec

About jakoll

We specialize in Modern 1st Edition, Children's books, Vintage classics, vinyl records, original movie posters, sports cards, comics, postage stamps and coins.We only sell online at this time and have been doing so for over 30 years.

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Jacket
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