DAN DE QUILLE OF THE BIG BONANZA
RAWLS, James J. (Editor)
San Francisco The Book Club of California 1980 128 pages. First Edition Thus. Illustrated mostly from period drawings, and including a frontis photograph of Dan DeQuille. Foreword by Oscar Lewis. Introduction by Editor Rawls. Coth-backed patterned boards. 7 1/4" x 10 1/4". Gilt spine titling. One of 650 un-numbered copies printed by Arlen & Clara Louise Philpott, Fairfax, California, Prospectus and ordering envelope laid in. Plain paper dust jacket. From the prospectus: "As its publication number 165 the Book Club of California is privileged to issue Dan De Quille of the Big Bonanza, a collection of stories and humorous sketches by one of the most talented journalists of the West." De Quille was an associate of Mark Twain on the Virginia City Territorial Enterprise, where De Quill was a reporter and editor. An AS NEW copy in a fine dust jacket, now in a clear mylar protective sleeve. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING by USPS media mail to any United States address.
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Book Id: 1636