Boston: James R. Osgood, (1882).
First American Edition, with 'Franklin Press' imprint as called for on copyright page. This is one of the exceedingly scarce original publisher's DELUXE leather copies. Original quarter leather binding, leather tips over marbled boards. Marbled endpapers. Five raised bands to spine with title and gilt dentelles to spine. All edges marbled. Overall, a superior copy of one of the very scarce original deluxe editions of Twain's very first attempt at historical fiction.
A highly collectible First Edition of an American classic.. Item #10280