California Adventure. From the 19th Century Classic "Recuerdos Del Pasado

ROSALES, Vicente Perez. Translated from the original Spanish with an introduction by Edwin S. Morby and Arturo Torres-Rioseco.
San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1947. Decorations by Albert J. Camille.
One of 250 copies printed by Taylor & Taylor.
Octavo, brown cloth spine lettered in gilt, yellow, brown, and tan decorated cloth, with prospectus laid in. Spine ends lightly rubbed, bookplate on front pastedown, else fine.

The first English translation of a portion of a Chilean work. Only the part dealing with the author's visit to San Francisco and the Mother Lode in 1849 has been used. An interesting Latin-American view of the gold rush. [BCC #66].

Price: $90.00
SKU: 15161
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