San Francisco: Wood, Alley & Co., 1879.
First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. Title continues: With Descriptions of Scenes As Viewed By The Pioneers, The First American Argonauts of California; The Bear Flag; The Discovery of Gold; The Progress of Population and Agriculture; The Mexican Grants; The Principal Murders; Incidents of Settlement, Elections, and Table of County Officers, and Histories of Its Cities, Towns, Villages, Churches, Schools, Secret Societies, Etc. As, Also, a Full and Particular Biography of Its Early Settlers and Principal Inhabitants. 503 pp, illustrated with portraits. Rebound with new endpapers, spine, and corners (in red buckram), but retaining original boards. Title and date stamped on spine. Clean and tightly bound. Rocq 14603, Cowan p. 597, Howes M-897.