First edition, first state of Mark Twain’s Sketches in the publishers original binding.
Octavo, viii, 320pp. Blue cloth, title in gilt on spine and front cover. Peach end papers. Wear at edges, some cracking of front end paper, toning to cloth on spine. First edition, first state, with repeated footnote on pp. 119, “From Hospital Days” on pp. 299, detached errata slip on pp. 299. (BAL 3364) A nice example of this first edition by Mark Twain.