ELDORADO OR CALIFORNIA AS SEEN BY A PIONEER 1850-1900. SHAW, avid, gustus.

ELDORADO OR CALIFORNIA AS SEEN BY A PIONEER 1850-1900

Los Angeles: B. R. Baumgardt & Co., 1900. First Edition. Los Angeles: B R. Baumgardt &Co., 1900. Original Cloth First Edition Very Good in (Mylar) DJ 313 pages. Frontis portrait of Shaw. Illustrated with frontis and 7 halftones (listed). Maroon cloth with gilt spine and cover titling. SIGNED by author in ink on the front free endpaper, "Compliments of the author / D A Shaw" Moderately sunned spine, edgewear, small blemishes to front cover. Very Good overall, now in a clear mylar protective jacket. Shaw's gold rush recollections, including his two overland journeys and life in the mines. Kurutz 569; Cowan II p. 580; Mattes 956; Mintz 419; Wheat 183; Howell 833; Rocq 16049. Signed by Author. Item #640

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