LIFE OF DAVID S. TERRY; Presenting an Authentic, Impartial and Vivid History of His Eventful Life and Tragic Death. A. E. WAGSTAFF.
LIFE OF DAVID S. TERRY; Presenting an Authentic, Impartial and Vivid History of His Eventful Life and Tragic Death.
LIFE OF DAVID S. TERRY; Presenting an Authentic, Impartial and Vivid History of His Eventful Life and Tragic Death.
LIFE OF DAVID S. TERRY; Presenting an Authentic, Impartial and Vivid History of His Eventful Life and Tragic Death.
LIFE OF DAVID S. TERRY; Presenting an Authentic, Impartial and Vivid History of His Eventful Life and Tragic Death.
LIFE OF DAVID S. TERRY; Presenting an Authentic, Impartial and Vivid History of His Eventful Life and Tragic Death.
LIFE OF DAVID S. TERRY; Presenting an Authentic, Impartial and Vivid History of His Eventful Life and Tragic Death.

LIFE OF DAVID S. TERRY; Presenting an Authentic, Impartial and Vivid History of His Eventful Life and Tragic Death.

San Francisco: Continental Publishing Company, 1892. First Edition. Original Cloth. (xvi) 526 pages. First Edition. Original cloth with front cover and spine titling. Illustrated, including Frontispiece from photograph of David Terry. Octavo. The authorized biography of one of the most colorful and controversial characters in California history. A soldier, lawyer, Associate and Chief Justice of the California Supreme Court, Terry fought in the Battle of San Jacinto, stabbed a man to death during the reign of the San Francisco Vigilence Committee, killed David C. Broderick in a duel and finally was shot to death when he assaulted United States Supreme Court Justice Stephen Field in a railroad station restaurant in Lathrop, California. Prior owner's signature in pencil on front endpaper. A Very Good Plus copy (Rubbed; some edgewear at spine-ends; front hinge with some openings, but firm) now in a custom clear mylar protective jacket. Always FREE SHIPPING of our books in boxes, via media mail, to any United States address. Very Good Plus / Clear Mylar (Custom). Item #2418

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