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In Pursuit of the Golden Dream

In Pursuit of the Golden Dream

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In Pursuit of the Golden Dream

by Howard C. Gardiner

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  • Hardcover
  • first
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Stoughton, Massachusetts: Western Hemisphere, 1970. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. First Edition, excellent publication, 390 pages plus fold out map attached to rear paste down, Reminiscences of San Francisco and the Northern and Southern Mines, 1849-1857, oversized book 11 inches in height, ultra clean red cloth with bright gilt titles to spine and front board, 8 quality illustrations, personal experiences from diaries, traveling to the mines, mining, life in various locations, San Francisco all from 1848 through 1857. Book is near Fine, No previous owner bookplate or writing, tight and square with sharp corners, Never read condition. Designed and printed by Lawton and Kennedy San Francisco. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall.

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Bookseller
Pacific Coast Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
001527
Title
In Pursuit of the Golden Dream
Author
Howard C. Gardiner
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Near Fine
Quantity Available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Publisher
Western Hemisphere
Place of Publication
Stoughton, Massachusetts
Date Published
1970
Keywords
Gold Rush, California Gold Rush, San Franciso, California History

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Fine
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