Title: California Adventure. From the 19th Century ...
Publisher: Book Club of California, San Francisco
Publication Date: 1947
Octavo. brown cloth spine lettered in gilt, yellow, brown, and tan decorated cloth, with prospectus laid in. Decorations by Albert J. Camille. One of 250 copies printed by Taylor & Taylor. The first English translation of a portion of a Chilean work. Only the part dealing with the author's visit to San Francisco and the Mother Lode in 1849 has been used. An interesting Latin-American view of the gold rush. [BCC #66]. Spine ends lightly rubbed, bookplate on front pastedown, else fine. Bookseller Inventory # 15161
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