THE DIARY OF MARY ATKINS
ATKINS, Mary (Introduction by Aurelia Henry Reinhardt)
Mills College, California The Eucalyptus Press 1937 (7) 46 pages. First Edition. NOTE: This copy is SIGNED in ink by Aurelia Henry Reinhardt (who authored the Introduction) and all the members of the Mills College faculty at the time of publication; a total of 30 signatures, in alphabetical order. Blue cloth-backed illustrated boards. Small Quarto. Carte/map endpapers. Frontis photograph of Mary Atkins tipped in. Limited to 500 un-numbered copies. Mary Atkins was the founder , in 1852, of The Young Ladies' Seminary, which became Mills College. This is her diary of her voyage on the Brig Advance from San Francisco to Shanghai and the Hawaiian Islands from November 10, 1863 to March 4, 1864. Toning to covers and endpapers; Slightly rubbed; overall Very Good or better, now in a clear custom mylar protective jacket. A unique association copy. Always FREE SHIPPING via media mail to any United States address.
Signed: y Edition: First Edition
Jacket Condition: Custom Clear Mylar
Binding: Cloth-backed Boards
Condition: Very good
Book Id: 1474