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Diary of a Forty-Niner, 1906  

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The Diary of a Forty-Niner

Canfield, Chauncey L., editor

San Francisco

Morgan Shepard Co.



[4] vii-xiii, [9], 231 pp. With frontispiece map. (8x6¼"), cloth-backed pictorial boards stamped in gilt, green and dark maroon, spine lettered in gilt. First Edition.

An edition of 2000 copies, of which 1200 were burned in the San Francisco fire of 1906. Ownership mark on front pastedown.

Lot Amendments

Moderate wear with rubbing to spine ends, edges, and corners, gilt lettering fading on cover; pages mildly toned within, rear hinge repaired; very good.

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