Lot 41 of 455:
Life of David Belden, 1891  

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Life of David Belden

[Berry, John J.]

New York and Toronto

Belden Brothers



472 pp. Steel-engraved portrait frontispiece. 10x6", original brown cloth decorated. & lettered in gilt. First Edition.

Born in Connecticut in 1832, Belden went to California in 1853. He served on the Nevada County Court from 1857 to 1861, in the State Senate from 1865 to 1868, and on the District and Superior Courts of Santa Clara County from 1871 until just before his death in 1888. Adams, Six-Guns 187; Rocq 5967.

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Extremities rubbed, corners bumped, head and tail of spine slightly frayed; front hinge split, back endpapers browned, some foxing and toning; overall about very good.

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