SIGNED BY MARK TWAIN, AND WITH A SIGNED AUTOGRAPH CALLING CARD :AUTOGRAPH EDITION OF TWAIN’S WRITINGS, ONE OF ONLY 512 SETS,VERY HANDSOMELY BOUND, WITH SALESMAN’S SAMPLE VOLUME
TWAIN, Mark. Writings of Mark Twain. Hartford, 1899-1907. Twenty-three volumes.
Limited autograph Edition, an out-of-series copy (marked with a star), one of only 512 copies signed on limitation leaf “S.L. Clemens (Mark Twain).” This set also signed by Charles Dudley Warner and Twain scholar Brander Matthews. A splendid set in fine condition, with a scarce salesman’s sample volume and a calling card inscribed and signed by Twain, in distinguished full morocco-gilt binding by Haddon. $39,000.