Dec 01, 2016 - Sale 2433

Sale 2433 - Lot 1

Price Realized: $ 488
Show Hammer Price?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
(ALLEN PRESS.) Twain, Mark. The Christmas Fireside. The Story of a Bad Little Boy that Bore a Charmed Life. Printed in three colors. Two Victorian wood-engraved illustrations. Small, thin 12mo, gilt-lettered marbled boards, extremities lightly rubbed. One of only 75 holiday keepsakes sent to family and friends and signed by the allen family. This moral tale was written by Samuel Clemens (Twain) for the San Francisco Californian on December 23, 1865. Allen Press Bibliography 8. (Hillsborough, CA, 1949)