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[Twain/Wordsworth/Masters/Garland]. 4 Titles. ++ Mark Twain. The Innocents Abroad, Or The New Pilgrims’ Progress... Hartford, Conn.: American Publishing Company. Bliss & Co., Newark, N. J... H. H. Bankcroft... 1869. 8vo. Orig brown cloth, edges sprinkled brown. Worn, covers and ffep separated. 1st edition in book form, 2nd issue (page reference numbers on pp. xvii-xviii, last entry on p. xviii ends “Conclusion,” portrait of Napoleon III on p129, p beginning Chapter LXI, and upper portion of p being an ad for Personal History...). BAL 3316, Johnson pp10-11, McBride p7. ++ The Complete Poetical Works Of William Wordsworth. Introduction by John Morley. Lon: Macmillan and Co., 1899, later ed. 8vo. Green cloth; light soiling to upper portions of covers, very good. ++ Hamlin Garland. Prairie Songs. Drawings by H. T. Carpenter. Cambridge/Chi: Stone and Kimball, 1893. 12mo. Green cloth, decorated in gilt. Moderate soiling to covers, ffep loose, early label on front pastedown, rubber stamps/notation/pocket removal on rep. Otherwise very good. 1st trade edition. ++ Edgar Lee Masters. Spoon River Anthology. NY: Macmillan, 1905. 8vo. Orig cloth; sunned, very good. Text block 5/8 inch thick (7/8 inch thick including covers).