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    First Editions of Tom Sawyer and the Smyth Report at Hindman

    Leading Hindman’s upcoming books and manuscripts sale is a first printing copy of Mark Twain’s The Adventures of Tom Sawyer from 1876. Twain’s famous tale of the mischievous and clever boy was initially a commercial failure. The American Publishing Co. sold fewer than 24,000 copies in the novel’s first year,…

    CLEMENS, Samuel L. (Mark Twain, 1835-1910). The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. Hartford: American Publishing Company, 1876. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, FIRST PRINTING.