Occidental Sketches

TRUMAN, Benjamin C

Published by San Francisco News, San Francisco, 1881
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Title: Occidental Sketches

Publisher: San Francisco News, San Francisco

Publication Date: 1881

Binding: Hardcover

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First edition.


212 [4] [12, ads] pp 12mo. original brown cloth, stamped in blind and gilt, lettered in gilt. Inscribed and signed by the author in the year of publication on front free endpaper. Twelve sketches based on the author's experiences in California, Nevada and Alaska, including his best known pieces, "Divorced on the Desert" and "The Wickenburg Massacre.". [Cowan I p. 233; II p. 645. Graff 4201. Howes T365]. Edges a little rubbed, else fine Inscribed and signed by the author in the year of publication on front free endpaper. Bookseller Inventory # 27378

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