Mark Twain An Appreciation of His Pioneer Writings on Fasting and Healing


Author: Mark Twain

1st separate printing. Reprinted from Physical Culture (magazine) for May nineteen-nineteen. Self-wrapper, 8 pages. 9″ x 12″. Includes four previously unpublished photographs of Mark Twain. Privately printed by George Wharton James. Includes the story of how he got Twain to pose for the four photographs. Rare.

Good condition. Faint damp stain across top. There is tape on the spine at the top and at the bottom, along about 2″ at each end. The top right corner of the cover is creased and torn and has been taped on the inside. There is also a small piece of tape on the inside of the front cover over a small tear on the edge. The tape work is discreet. The bottom corner is creased, and there are small tears on the open edge about mid-way down on each page.

Book ID 4395