Three Years in California, William Perkins' Journal of Life at Sonora, 1849-1852. William Perkins.

Three Years in California, William Perkins' Journal of Life at Sonora, 1849-1852

Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1964.

First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine in a Very Good dust jacket. 424 pp, indexed. Introduction and annotation by Dale L. Morgan and James R. Scobie. Slight dust soiling to top edge, else fine. Dust jacket has chipping to the front panel and some short tears at the head of the spine. As described on the jacket: "Perkins' journal is a unique document in the literature of western American. His thoughtful but lively account of life in Sonora presents the California Gold Rush from a perspective not commonly encountered - that of a non-Yankee who developed strong Latin American sympathies and affiliations."

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Price: $22.00

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