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California Sketches, with Recollections of the Gold Mines

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California Sketches, with Recollections of the Gold Mines

by Kip, Leonard

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Los Angeles: N.A.Kovach, 1946. California Centennial Series #1.Introduction by Lyle H. Wright. Cloth with gilt design & lettering. Limited to 750 copies. Reprint from rare 1850 ed. 58 pp. DJ's spine small crease, otherwise is VG+. Howes K174, Sabin 37946, Wheat. .Extremely rare item of Californiana.. Limited. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good+. Illus. by 8 historical Plates. Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 8 3/4". California.


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California Sketches, with Recollections of the Gold Mines
Kip, Leonard
8 historical Plates
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good+
Place of Publication
Los Angeles
Date Published
History-California Gold Mines Limited edition First edition CA Centennial serie Western Americana California, Howes, Sabin
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Limited Editions;
Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 8 3/4"

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