Lot 493 of 541:
Englishman in Mexican California  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - unsold
$10 - $100

The Lives of William Hartnell

Dakin, Susanna Bryant

Stanford, CA

Stanford University Press



viii, [4], 308 pp. Plates from various sources. Cloth, jacket. First Edition.

Signed by the author on the half-title. Hartnell arrived in California from England in 1822, married the cousin of Mariano Vallejo, and participated in the intellectual, social and political life of California until his death in 1854.

Lot Amendments

Jacket with a little wear to spine ends and corners, short tear to lower front panel; volume spine leaning a bit, very good.

Item number:
Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS.  For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting us at [email protected] prior to the auction.


Terms and conditions


All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.


A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.


The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.