GOLD IS THE CORNERSTONE. John Walton CAUGHEY.

GOLD IS THE CORNERSTONE

Berkeley: University of California Pess, 1948. First Edition. Cloth. (xvi) 321 pp. Index. Bibliography. Original red cloth. Octavo. Illustrated dust jacket. Vignettes by W. R. Cameron. SIGNED in ink by author Caughey on the half-title. Covers the discovery of gold in California, the Gold Rush, early mining methods and tools, life in the diggins and cultural by-products. A Near Fine copy ( Some toning to endpapers) in a Near Fine dust jacket ( slightly spine-darkened), now collected and protected in a clear mylar protective sleeve. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING of our books in boxes, via media mail to any United States address. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #1039

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