The Mysterious Stranger. Mark Twain. Illustrator: N.C. Wyeth. Harper & Brothers, 1916, posthumously. First edition. Original dust jacket.
Twain’s final novel attempted but never completed. It was worked on periodically from 1897 up until 1908. The body of work is a serious social commentary by Twain addressing his ideas of the Moral Sense and the “damned human race.”
Walrus on a Russian submarine