CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH MERCHANT. The Journal of Stephen Chapin Davis
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH MERCHANT. The Journal of Stephen Chapin Davis
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH MERCHANT. The Journal of Stephen Chapin Davis
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH MERCHANT. The Journal of Stephen Chapin Davis

CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH MERCHANT. The Journal of Stephen Chapin Davis

San Marino, California: The Huntington Library, 1956. Cloth-backed decorated Boards (Mylar). First Edition. Octavo. xvii, 124 pages. Map. Introduction by Editor. Notes. Index. Small posthumous bookplate of Historian John S. Sandoval. Some rubbing, but NEAR FINE in a mylar jacket. Starting at age 17, Davis kept a Journal describing his trip around the Horn to the gold fields with his brother. He met with little success at mining, but ran stores at Long Bar and Coulterville. Kurutz169; Howell 50, 1319; Rocq 15770; Gudde 393. Always FREE SHIPPING via media mail to any United States address. Item #389

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