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I would like to find out the value of book "The Adventures

Customer Question

I would like to find out the value of book "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer". It is 147 years old. All pages are intact - no tears or writing. Just natural yellowing of book oer the years.
JA: I always love having an appraiser look at my stuff. Sometimes its turned out to be surprisingly valuable. Tell us what else you do know and the antiques appraiser will be able to better assist you.
Customer: It's author Samuel Clemens.
JA: Is there anything else important you think the antiques appraiser should know?
Customer: Date was Hartford 1876.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 2 months ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is Doris.
I have been an antiques and art collector as well as dealer and appraiser for over 56 years.
I will be pleased to help you. Please know I do not send pop-ups.

Please allow me time to research the data required by your question, calculate current values and write my answer.

I may need to ask further details about your item or request photos before I can give an informed final answer.

I thank you in advance for your patience.

Kind regards,
Doris

Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 2 months ago.

Does the paper used in the book have a ribbed or uneven surface?

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