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History of the Donner Party: A Tragedy of the Sierra by  C. F. [Charles Fayette] McGlashan - First Thus - 1934 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA (SKU: CA-FA-2014-4)

History of the Donner Party: A Tragedy of the Sierra

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History of the Donner Party: A Tragedy of the Sierra

by McGlashan, C. F. [Charles Fayette]

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  • hardcover
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San Francisco: T.C. Wohlbruck, 1934. First Thus. Cloth. Very good +. Near Fine book, no dust jacket as issued. Pictorial ochre cloth boards, some soiling to cover. Tight, solid copy with good boards, intact cloth, and mild toning to pages. Owner's name inked on first free endpaper. Ad for Lookout Point inside front cover. "Press of the City Printing Company, San Diego, California" on last page. 8 b/w photos, illustrations. 234 pp. Large duodecimo, 5 1/2 x 8 inches tall. Zamorano 80 list. Based on true account of cannibalism and survival in pioneer America.

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Bookseller
Uncommon Works, IOBA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
CA-FA-2014-4
Title
History of the Donner Party: A Tragedy of the Sierra
Author
McGlashan, C. F. [Charles Fayette]
Format/binding
Cloth
Book condition
Used - Very good +
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Thus
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
T.C. Wohlbruck
Place of Publication
San Francisco
Date published
1934
Keywords
Zamorano 80, California, Donner pass, cannibalism, Tahoe, survival, pioneers, west, western
Bookseller catalogs
California & the West;

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About Uncommon Works, IOBA

Member, IOBA. Not your ordinary book store! Uncommon Works specializes in rare, odd, unique, and handmade books, with a focus on Mexico, Latin America, Native America, and the Spanish Conquest. You'll find rare, first editions and first or early printings. You'll even find a few first printings of living authors for sale. We provide services and referrals for book mending, repair, restoration, and binding.We also offer archival storage solutions for your books, photos, or family historical print items.

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