Los Angeles: Glen Dawson, 1953. First Edition. 12mo; 103pp; illustrations; Notes; Bibliography. A Near Fine copy in red-brown cloth with illustration of a steamer on front cover and silver lettering to spine. One of only 300 copies printed at the Cole-Holmquist Press in Los Angeles; binding by Earl Grey. Item #19934
Swiss-born Berton came to California for the Gold Rush, later serving as Consul of Switzerland and Consul of Portugal in San Francisco from 1874-1885.