Bakersfield, CA: Kern County Historical Society, 1952.
First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. 54 pp, with illustrations, maps, bibliography index. Slight rubbing to spine ends, else a fine copy, in the original dust jacket, which is lightly soiled. History of the Kern River gold mining region in the southern Sierra Nevada, which began attracting prospectors in 1854.