Glendale, CA: La Siesta Press, 1966. 1st. Hardcover. First Edition, Limited to 300 copies hand-bound by Bela Blau, with an extra colophon leaf. SIGNED by the author on title page. 8vo. 71 pp. Bibliography; Index. Photo-illustrations. Rust color cloth, gilt lettering, map endpapers in publisher's glassine dustjacket. A fine copy with a bit of wear to dustjacket. Item #18083
"Mr. Belden, perhaps our foremost living authority on early California history as it relates to the region in and around the San Bernardino area...A delightful book, this. Good reading. Dependable information" (Edwards, Enduring Desert, pg. 24-25).