Title: The Course Of Empire
Publication Date: 1931
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No DJ.
Signed. First Edition. Near Fine. Light rubbing to book edges. Author signed and inscribed the front free page: 'Dear Emma and Det, Hoping that my child will give you a fragment of the pleasure which your child has given to me. Valeska' . Chapters include: The Coming of the Forty Niners by Captain Jose Fernandez; What the Gold Rush Brought to California by General M.G. Vallejo; The Discovery of Gold in California by James Marshall; The First Wagon Train into California in '49 by W.G. Johnston; Overland by the Mexican Border Route by J.W. Audubon; Across Mexico, and Life in the Diggings by Daniel B. Woods; Around the Horn, and Early Days in Sacramento by Dr. J.D.B. Stillman, etc. 368pp. Bookseller Inventory # 3003432
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