New York: Baker and Scribner, 1849. Book. Very good- condition. Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. xii, 278 pages of text. Original stamped cloth binding with moderate rubbing and a slight cocking of the spine. Lacks the rear blank endpapers. Minor foxing scattered lightly throughout text. About 10 pages with a minor stain to the top edge, a few pages with corner creases, and other pages with minor soiling and shelfwear. Howes J154. Wagner/Camp 167g:1. Wheat Rush, 112. Howes: "One of the earlier accounts of the gold fields." Describes experiences in San Francisco, Santa Barbara, Sacramento, conversation with Sutter, etc. First edition..
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