Life on the Mississippi -Mark Twain - 1987 Reader's Digest Vintage HB

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Condition: Good: Good condition for a used book! Some wear. This deluxe hardcover is quarter-bound in leatherette over the cloth covers. The spine and cover styling and lettering is gilt and the interior pages and endpapers are special choice quality papers, in each part.  See images for the condition of this book.

Blurb: A stirring account of America's vanished past...
The book that earned Mark Twain his first recognition as a serious writer...

Discover the magic of life on the Mississippi.

At once a romantic history of a mighty river, an autobiographical account of Mark Twain's early steamboat days, and a storehouse of humorous anecdotes and sketches, Life on the Mississippi is the raw material from which Twain wrote his finest novel.

"The Lincoln of our literature." (William Dean Howells)