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Scenes de la vie Californienne.; Traduites de l'Allemand par Gustave Revilliod

Gerstäcker, Friedrich

Published by Fick, Geneva, 1859
From Thomas A. Goldwasser Rare Books (ABAA) (San Francisco, CA, U.S.A.)

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The German edition appeared in 1856. Original brown cloth, near fine. This edition contains six fine etchings printed on india paper. Follows by three years the rare Leipzig printing; but no English edition appeared until 1942. "Gerstäcker's fictionalized California sketches, like his Travels, consists of descriptions of San Francisco and the mines.The French translation is embellished with A. Gandon's beautiful and sometimes humorous etchings" Kurutz 266b. First illustrated edition, and the first edition in French. Bookseller Inventory # 21462

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Title: Scenes de la vie Californienne.; Traduites ...

Publisher: Fick, Geneva

Publication Date: 1859

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Gandon, A.

Edition: 1st Edition

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