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1890 1st ed Mark TWAIN Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court Magic Novel

“The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.”

― Mark Twain

A first edition printing of the famous Mark Twain novel, “A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court.” Follow A Yankee engineer from Connecticut who is accidentally transported back in time to the court of King Arthur, where he fools the inhabitants of that time into thinking he is a magician!

A rare first edition, second printing. See below for edition points.

Item number: #6945

Price: $499


A Connecticut yankee in king Arthur's court by Mark Twain.

New York: Charles Webster, 1890. First edition.


Collation: Complete with all pages

xiv, 575, [3]

References: BAL 3429; MacDonnell, 48-49

Notes on edition

Without ‘S’ device on p.59

Broken text on p. 72 last three lines

Half-title not on verso of frontispiece

Language: English

Binding: Cloth; tight and secure

Size: ~8.5in X 7in (22cm x 18cm)

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1890 1st ed Mark TWAIN Connecticut Yankee

Estimate $499 - $1,000
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