Lot 95 of 576:
William Heath Davis 60 Years in California  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$132
Estimate:
$150 - $250

Title:
Sixty Years in California. A History of Events and Life in California...

Author:
Davis, William Heath

Place:
San Francisco

Publisher:
A.J. Leary

Date:
1889

Description:

xxii, 639 pp. (8vo) original brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt. First Edition.

"A thoroughly readable account of Pastoral California mainly before the American conquest...Davis came to California by sea in 1831, became a successful merchant and recorded his memories and events in this trustworthy book" (Zamorano). Adams Herd 659; Cowan p.160-61; Graff 1020; Howes D136; Kurutz 170a; Zamorano Eighty 27.


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Condition:
Spine faded, light wear, front hinge cracked; very good.


 
Item number:
269368
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