Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc by the Sieur Louis de Conte (Her Page and Secretary); Freely Translated out of the Ancient French into Modern English from the Original Unpublished Manuscript in the National Archives of France by Jean Francois Alden; Illustrated from Drawings by F. V. du Mond and from Reproductions of Old Paintings and Statues [2 volumes in 1]. Mark Twain.
Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc by the Sieur Louis de Conte (Her Page and Secretary); Freely Translated out of the Ancient French into Modern English from the Original Unpublished Manuscript in the National Archives of France by Jean Francois Alden; Illustrated from Drawings by F. V. du Mond and from Reproductions of Old Paintings and Statues [2 volumes in 1]
Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc by the Sieur Louis de Conte (Her Page and Secretary); Freely Translated out of the Ancient French into Modern English from the Original Unpublished Manuscript in the National Archives of France by Jean Francois Alden; Illustrated from Drawings by F. V. du Mond and from Reproductions of Old Paintings and Statues [2 volumes in 1]

Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc by the Sieur Louis de Conte (Her Page and Secretary); Freely Translated out of the Ancient French into Modern English from the Original Unpublished Manuscript in the National Archives of France by Jean Francois Alden; Illustrated from Drawings by F. V. du Mond and from Reproductions of Old Paintings and Statues [2 volumes in 1]

New York & London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1899. Hardcover. 2 volumes in one: xvii, [1], 309, [1] p., frontispiece and 15 leaves of plates; [6], 287, [1] p., frontispiece and 15 leavs of plates; 20 cm. Red cloth with gilt-stamped spine title; gilt-stamped author's emblem on front cover. First published serially in Harper's Magazine in 1895 under the pseudonym Sieur Louis de Conte, this edition has "Mark Twain" on the spine and the emblem with "TM" on the front cover. Twain's last completed novel, this is a fictionalized biography of Joan of Arc, not the type of humor that he is associated with. In Near Fine Condition: page edges lightly soiled; otherwise, clean and tight. Near Fine. Item #007021

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