Paris: L. Maison, 1850. 1st. Hardcover. First Edition 12mo; . 386 pages plus 3 full-page engraved maps of the Bays of Monterey and San Francisco, the Straits of Magellan and Panama as well as 4 views (of San Francisco, Big Trees, Sutter's Fort and Pyramid Lake). Lacks folding map. Moderate foxing, rubbing and edgewear throughout, a few pencil notes, otherwise a Very Good copy in contemporary 1/2 leather and marbled paper boards, marbled endpapers; title gilt stamped at spine w/'Colonnello Cipriani' at foot. Kurutz 236a. Item #14845
California Woman's Hospital bookplate to front pastedown (In Memory of Gertrude Marion Munson Hopper).