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Green cloth, gilt vignette on front panel. Bindings square and tight. Front hinge firm but has some open spots Text clean with a few minor spots of foxing. Minor fading to spine .Light shelf handling.
"When the late Frank Lecouvreur left his native land in 1951 for California, leaving behind his parents and the dear friends of his youth, following the promptings of his large heart he kept a careful journal of the sights and the unusual experiences that were his in travel, and in the new land he had chosen as a field for his activities." - Preface.
Some Topics: During 1852 and 1853, the author was at the California mines. Los Angles Vigilance Committee, Indians and Game, Chinese Massacre, Mining on the Yuba.
REF: OCLC 816489039; CSL: B L468l; LCon: F865 .L46; Howes: L177
Title: From East Prussia to the Golden Gate.
[California - Gold Minning]
Illustrator: Double page map of the area of the Feather and Yuba Rivers. Portrait frontispiece and 22 illustrations.
Edition: First Edition.
Publisher: New York & Los Angeles:, Angelina Book Concern,: 1906.
Book Condition: 8vo; xiii, --355 pp. With black-and-white plates throughout. 23x15 cm (9 x 6inches).
lb: 4.00 lb
Seller ID: 005265