Autobiography of Isaac Jones Wistar, 1827-1905: Half a Century in War and Peace

Wistar, Isaac Jones

Published by The Wistar Institute of Anatomy and Biology, Philadelphia, 1937
Used Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From Eureka Books, ABAA (Eureka, CA, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since November 2, 2010

Seller Rating 5-star rating

Quantity Available: 1

Available from more sellers

View all  copies of this book
Buy Used
Price: US$ 25.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 5.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

About this Item

Second edition (following a privately printed two-volume set in 1914). 528 pages. Folding map. The adventures of a gold seeker in California, who saw gunfights, mutiny on the high seas, and later became a lawyer. 'Largely devoted to the opening and development of the West from 1849 to 1860, in which Wistar played a conspicuous part before achieving fame and fortune in Pennsylvania'--Howes US-iana W598. See also Kurutz's The California Gold Rush, 691b. First edition thus. Very good in a very good, spine faded dust jacket showing some loss at the corners. Bookseller Inventory # 45229

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Autobiography of Isaac Jones Wistar, 1827-...

Publisher: The Wistar Institute of Anatomy and Biology, Philadelphia

Publication Date: 1937

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: First Edition Thus.

Store Description

Eureka Books is a full-service antiquarian bookstore in the heart of the redwood coast of far northern California. Opened in 1987, our shop is in an historic Victorian storefront in the heart of Eureka, California's, Old Town district. We are open seven days a week and welcome phone and email inquiries.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your mind about a book that you've ordered, please use the Ask bookseller a question link to contact us and we'll respond within 2 business days.

Eureka Books, LLC
P. Scott Brown, Manager
426 2nd Street

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Standard shipping covers shipment of all books to U.S. addresses via Media Mail. We won't ask you for extra shipping unless you request expedited or international shipping for a particularly heavy or large book.

List this Seller's Books