QUEEN VICTORIA'S DIAMOND JUBILEE MARK TWAIN FIRST EDITION RARE BRITISH ROYALTY

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QUEEN VICTORIA'S DIAMOND JUBILEE MARK TWAIN FIRST EDITION RARE BRITISH ROYALTY

Product Description

Queen Victoria's Jubilee

by Mark Twain

22 pages. 6.25" x 9.25" inches.

Privately Printed for Private Distribution, #20/195, (n.d. 1910)

Overall in VERY GOOD condition.

  • Largely unavailable until it was included in Mark Twain: A Tramp Abroad, Following the Equator, Other Travels in 2010, this book is an account of "The Great Procession of June 22, 1987, in the Queen's honor, reported both in the light of history, and as a spectacle, by Mark Twain" (as stated on the title page). It was originally printed in 1897 in The San Francisco Examiner and the New York Journal. This edition belonged to the only printing to ever appear solely in book form.
  • An account of Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee on June 22, 1897.
  • First Printing; Limited Release (#20/195)
  • Front/Back Covers are Clear
  • Front Cover Contains Black/White Image of Queen Victoria
  • Spine is Intact
  • Binding is Secure
  • Pages are Clear
  • Title page contains Two Black/White Photos from the Event
  • Two Black/White Illustrations between Pages 2 and 3
  • Pages contain Watermarks
  • Front/Back Covers show some wear, faint marks, and minute traces of foxing
  • Face/Head Edges of Covers have minor tears
  • Foot of Spine is dented slightly
  • Textblock shows slight color from age
  • Minor water damage at the Foot of most Pages near the Spine
  • Page 21-22 has minor tears along its Face Edge

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Binding: Hardcover
Subject: History
Topic: Royalty
Special Attributes: Limited Release
Origin: American
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
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