GOLD RUSH: THE JOURNALS, DRAWINGS AND OTHER PAPERS. J. Goldsborough BRUFF.
GOLD RUSH: THE JOURNALS, DRAWINGS AND OTHER PAPERS
GOLD RUSH: THE JOURNALS, DRAWINGS AND OTHER PAPERS
GOLD RUSH: THE JOURNALS, DRAWINGS AND OTHER PAPERS

GOLD RUSH: THE JOURNALS, DRAWINGS AND OTHER PAPERS

New York: Columbia University Press, 1944. First Edition. Cloth-backed Boards. Two Volumes. Vol. One: (lxxxviii) 630 pp.; Vol. 2: (viii) 631-1404 pp. Actor/Bibliophile Jean Hersholt's copies, with his bookplate and library reference on the front pastedown of each volume. Edited by Georgia Willis Read and Ruth Gaines. Foreword by F. W. Hodge. Illustrated including maps and plates (some folding) from drawings by Bruff. 10" x 7 1/2". Black cloth-backed gray boards. Gilt spine-titling. Lacking slipcase. Per Wheat: "Detailed journals and drawings of a trained draughtsman and engineer, who resigned his army commission and traveled from Washington, D.C. to the diggings...". Volume I covers his overland journey; Volume II covers his experiences in the mines. Kurutz 93a; Wheat Gold Rush 25; Mattes 377; Mintz 64. Both volumes Fine, and now in custom clear mylar protective jackets. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING OF of our books in boxes, via USPS media mail to any United States address. Fine / Custom Clear Mylar. Item #2393

Price: $450.00