Palo Alto, CA: American West Publishing, 1971. B&W illustrations & photos. facsimile of the origianl 1893 edition. blue cloth, gilt lettering, sharp corners, binding very good, pages clean, 412 pages, indexed, DJ wrapped in archival cover, tear front top, edgewear. near fine / very good. Item #5557992
One of the most exciting as well as one of the most significant events in the history of American West happened with the discovery of gold in California in 1848. Told and retold in fact, in fiction and in between, the Gold Rush adventure never loses its lustre.