MARK TWAIN: SAN FRANCISCO CORRESPONDENT. Selections from His Letters to the Territorial Enterprise: 1865 - 1866

San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1957. First Edition. Cloth-backed Patterned Boards First Edition Fine in (Mylar) DJ (2) 117 (1) pages. Three full-page illustrations in text.. One of 400 unnumbered copies by the Allen Press. Spine slightly darkened, else a fine copy, now in a custom clear mylar protective jacket. Twain's letters to The Territorial Enterprise of Virginia City, Nevada, mostly on San Francisco subjects were discovered in a scrapbook kept by Twain's brother, Orion Clemens. No other copies of these letters are known to have survived. A handsome book from the Allen Press. Barlow, "Allen Press" 20; BCC 95; Howell 50:1018. Always FREE SHIPPING via media mail to any United States address. Item #576

Price: $255.00

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