Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1947.
Hardcover. Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. xvii, 94 pp + 2 (illustrations), with frontispiece, bibliography, index, book store label on front free endpaper. Upper corners lightly bumped, text clean, binding sound. Dust jacket shows light shelf wear. Santa Barbara Historical Society's Thompson Papers "include a rich body of correspondence and documents of the Pacific maritime life of the Thompson family, dating from 1821-1869 - the editor of the present volume has selected twenty-five of the more revealing and colorful of the letters, and presents them with explanatory commentaries and notes" (dust jacket).