Sacramento: State Office, 1886. 1st. Hardcover. First Edition. Large 8vo. 622 pp. Index. Publisher's brown, gilt & blind-stamped cloth boards. Minor wear to extremities; slight creasing to upper corners of first 3 pages else a fine copy. Item #16184
A unique piece of early California history and its on-going water struggles. Hall was the first State Engineer of California, as well as the designer of Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, CA.