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Eldorado or Adventures in the Path of Empire

Eldorado or Adventures in the Path of Empire

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Eldorado or Adventures in the Path of Empire

by Bayard Taylor

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  • Hardcover
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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1889. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. A voyage to California via Panama, life in San Francisco and Monterey, pictures of the gold region, and experiences of mexican travel. Household Edition, revised,444 pages, with double illustrated frontispiece including tissue guard, super clean illustrations with no foxing (rare), Book is at least Very Good Plus, clean publisher's rust cloth with gilt title to spine, design in blind on front and rear boards, light rubbing to spine and a bit to head and heel of spine, binding tight and square with sharp corners, No previous owner bookplate, light pencil note on second free page, very clean brown clay paper end papers. Zamorano 80 #73. Very presentable and clean book at a bargain price. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall.


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Eldorado or Adventures in the Path of Empire
Bayard Taylor
Book Condition
Used - Very Good
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G.P. Putnam's Sons
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
California History, California Gold Rush, Yoyage

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