On February 18, 1885, Mark Twain’s Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was officially published in the United States. It sold 42,000 copies in the first month (because of subscription publishing, most of these were pre-orders). That little book has been causing trouble ever since!
From the New Yorker: https://www.newyorker.com/books/page-turner/how-mark-twain-tried-to-get-rich-quick-again-and-again
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