California Adventure. From the 19th Century Classic "Recuerdos Del Pasado

ROSALES, Vicente Perez. Translated from the original Spanish with an introduction by Edwin S. Morby and Arturo Torres-Rioseco.
San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1947. Decorations by Albert J. Camille.
One of 250 copies printed by Taylor & Taylor.
Octavo, brown cloth spine lettered in gilt, yellow, brown, and tan decorated cloth, with publisher's prospectus laid in. Bookplate on front pastedown, else fine.

The first English translation of a portion of a Chilean work. Only the part dealing with the author's visit to San Francisco and the Mother Lode in 1849 has been used. An interesting Latin-American view of the gold rush. [BCC #66].

Price: $50.00
SKU: 15161
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