The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. Mark Twain.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.
(Benton, Thomas Hart)

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.

Benton, Thomas Hart (illus.)

Cambridge, MA: Limited Editions Club, printed at the University Press, 1939. Large octavo. xxx, 341pp. One of 1500 copies, signed by the illustrator, Thomas Hart Benton. George Macy, the publisher, wrote "Thomas Hart Benton was born for the purpose of illustrating Tom Sawyer," and the book includes thirty-five full-page drawings, plus thirty-five chapter openers by him. Designed by Carl Purington Rollins, edited and with an Introduction by Bernard DeVoto, and Prologue "Boy's Manuscript" printed here for the first time. Very fine in full blue denim with paper label to spine. Top edge yellow. Includes original glassine, which is in pristine condition, and publisher's slipcase, which shows very minor soiling and splits at box opening, not affecting the box's structural integrity. Item #31218

(Newman 114).

Price: $950.00

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