The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain
Easton Press Deluxe Limited Edition
Limited to 800 Hand Numbered Copies
MINT Condition – Still in the Publisher’s Shrinkwrap
This is a beautiful limited edition of Mark Twain’s masterpiece “Tom Sawyer” published by the Easton Press with a limitation of 800 hand number copies. The book comes with a numbered Certificate of Authenticity but the edition number is unknown as the book is still in the original packaging and sealed. From the publisher, “The beloved American novel, in its lavishly illustrated First Edition format ... In 1876, Mark Twain published perhaps the best-loved celebration of an American childhood ever written. From white-washing the fence to the graveyard visits with Huckleberry Finn to the adventure in the cave with Becky Thatcher, the story of Tom Sawyer captures the essence of life in America. This stunning leather-bound re-creation of the 1876 first edition features all the vintage illustrations and publisher's ads. Each hand-numbered volume features marbled endsheets, two-colored stamping, and a gold-stamped slipcase for beautiful storage and display. Limited to just 800 copies!”
The book measures 8.5” x 6.25” with 240 pages and features the usual Easton Press fineries of premium leather covers, marbled endpapers, gold gilding and gilting, and a built in satin bookmark. The book and slipcase are in MINT condition and still in the original publisher’s shrinkwrap.
A stock photograph of the book and slipcase as well as several illustrations from the book appear in the photo section of the listing.