THE CALIFORNIA GOLD DISCOVERY: Sources, Documents, Accounts and Memoirs Relating to the Discovery of Gold at Sutter's Mill
THE CALIFORNIA GOLD DISCOVERY: Sources, Documents, Accounts and Memoirs Relating to the Discovery of Gold at Sutter's Mill
THE CALIFORNIA GOLD DISCOVERY: Sources, Documents, Accounts and Memoirs Relating to the Discovery of Gold at Sutter's Mill

THE CALIFORNIA GOLD DISCOVERY: Sources, Documents, Accounts and Memoirs Relating to the Discovery of Gold at Sutter's Mill

Georgetown, California: The Talisman Press, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. This is number 96 of 100 copies in a special edition printed on Ticonderoga text, specially bound, boxed, and signed by the author. "The most comprehensive book ever published on the California gold discovery, containing a detailed mass of accounts and sources relating to that momentous event ... All known accounts by the participants in the gold discovery are here, including variant accounts by Marshall, Bigler, Brown, and Wimmer, plus the related testimony of Capt. Sutter." Tinted title page illustration, with 12 halftone reproductions, including a map of the gold discovery, and a folding panoramic photograph at the rear. Quarto. Original marbled paper-covered boards over a black leather spine, with gilt titles. A fine copy, housed in the publisher's two slipcases. Kurutz 485. Fine. Item #69089

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