The adventures of Tom Sawyer. By Mark Twain. Samuel Clemens.
The adventures of Tom Sawyer. By Mark Twain

The Canadian piracy preceding the American edition

The adventures of Tom Sawyer. By Mark Twain

Toronto: Belford Brothers, publishers, 1876. First Canadian edition, small 8vo, pp. [6], 341, [1], [4] Belford ads; original brick red pebble-grain cloth stamped in gilt and black on upper cover and spine; cloth cracked along joints, spine a little darkened; all else very good and sound. A piracy, "almost a line for line copy of the London edition," likely issued October 6, 1876, two months prior to the American edition, but after the London edition which had appeared June 16. BAL 3609. Item #1562

Price: $900.00

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