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HISTORY OF CALIFORNIA from Its Discovery to the Present Time Comprising also a full description of its climate, surface, soil, rivers, towns, beasts, birds, fishes, state of its society, agriculture... &c. With a Journal of the Voyage from New York, to San Francisco, and back, Via Panama

By: Capron, E. S

Price: $499.95

Publisher: Boston / Cleveland, John P. Jewett / Jewett, Proctor and Worthington: 1854

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42281

Condition: Very Good


xi, (1), 356 pages; Clean and secure in original brown cloth binding, worn at spine ends, faded at edges. Large folding colour map frontispiece with repaired 4" closed tear at inner edge. Pale yellow endpapers clean and unmarked, hinges intact; one signature prominent, otherwise quite a nice example of this early history. Folding colour lithographed map of California with an inset of San Francisco, by J.H. Colton, dated 1854. OCLC 870591811. Howes C127. Wheat Maps of California Gold Region 254. Sabin 10764. Elisha Capron describes the history, natural history, and geography of the sta... View more info