Hartford, Connecticut, 1872. 8vo, (iv), 591pp., with two frontispieces and six plates, and numerous illustrations throughout the text. Original brown cloth, backstrip and upper cover stamped in gilt, a bit dull. Ink signature at front of Wm. A. Prentiss Holyoke Mass June 1872. First edition, presumed later state of page 242, missing the word "his" on line 21(supplied in pencil); and with the advert present on page 592. Twain's famous narrative of his travels from Missouri to Nevada, and from California to Hawaii, which took him seven years. BAL 3337; Zamorano Eighty 18.
(Item Id: 109935)