New York: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1905. 1st. Hardcover. Small 4to. xi, 598; 599-1199pp. Frontispiece; portraits; plates. Half-black leather over pebbled boards; gilt lettering to spines; AEG; marbled endpapers. A very good set (wear to extremities, more so to spine & joints; Vol. I joint staring to separate but firmly holding; 1" strip of leather missing to Vol. I spine head). Internally clean and hinges solid. Item #13158
A history of post-gold rush California with biographies of the leading citizens of the time. (Cowan II pg. 305; Rocq 16944). Next day shipping. Celebrating our 15th year - all domestic orders ship with Delivery Confirmation Tracking Number - Images available upon request.