Chicago: Lakeside Press, R.R. Donnelley & Sons Co., 1949.
First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. xlv, 383 pp + illustrations, with map frontispiece, index. Bound in publisher's red cloth. Light edgewear to boards with bumped and rubbed corners, spotting to fore edge; text clean, but with a slight odor, possibly tobacco. No dust jacket. Extracts from famous contemporary descriptions of California during the Gold Rush period.