Eve's Diary

By: Twain, Mark

Price: $65.00

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Red cloth with white titles and green and red tree and apple decoration on front. Spine is sunned with somewhat faded titles. The book has light corner bumps and general interior and exterior aging. There are black markouts of former owner's names on the ffep and the half title. Former owner's name on rear pastedown. Square with a secure binding. VG. This is a first edition the book Twain completed after the death of his wife. It is not as acerbic as some of Twain's other writing on religious topics. It ends with Eve's death. There are 55 illustrations, most with an image of a nude Eve. This nudity sparked much controversy at the time. Twain made fun of the controversy. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 109 pages

Title: Eve's Diary

Author Name: Twain, Mark

Illustrator: Illustrated by Lester Ralph

Categories: American Literature,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1906

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 15317

Keywords: American Literature Mark Twain Humor Religion