BEYOND THE SIERRAS A Tour of 60 Days Through The Valleys of California
RIDPATH, John Clark, L.L.D
Oakland Biobooks 1963 Fine/(Mylar) First Thus. Quarto. 117 pages plus 3 pages of ads for Biobooks.One of 650 copies. Green Cloth. Gilt spine lettering. The 49th and last of the California Heritage Biobooks published by Joseph A. Sullivan, who died on October 18, 1963, before this final book was published. The Foreword is written by Joseph V. Sullivan, the publisher's son. The Forward is dated November 11, 1963, and dedicates the book to President John Fitzgerald Kennedy. As the President was assassinated shortly thereafter, the book also contains a memorial tribute. Historian Ridpath toured the State in 1888, and wrote this account for the American Horticultural Society. Understandably, there is considerable emphasis on California's growing agricultural power. Always FREE SHIPPING via media mail to any United States address.
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