Cedar Rapids, Iowa: Torch Press, 1925. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. 208pp. Linen spine with cream paper title label over brown paper boards. Some paper loss to spine label; minor foxing to first three pages; else a near fine copy. Item #19284
"A work of unusual interest." - Cowan pg. 55. Subtitled "Being the truthful narrative of the events in the life of a California girl on a sheep ranch and in El Pueblo De Nuestra Senora De Los Angeles while it was yet a small and humble town; Together with an account of how three young men from Maine in eighteen hundred and fifty-three drove sheep and cattle across the plains, mountains and deserts from Illinois to the Pacific Coast; And the strange prophesy of Admiral Thatcher about San Pedro Harbor." (Herd 266; Rocq 4401).