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1 Athearn, Robert G. THE COLORADANS
Albuquerque, New Mexico: University of New Mexico Press, (1976). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. 430 pages plus illustrations. 
Focusing on the people who made history, well and lesser known. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Kip, Leonard CALIFORNIA SKETCHES; with Recollections of the Gold Mines
Los Angeles, N.A. Kovach, 1946. First edition thus, one of 750 copies. With errata slip. In California Centennial Series. Illustrated with plates printed on coated stock inserts. Hardcover. A whisper of age-toning to textblock, else fine, in dark red cloth lettered in gilt to the spine, with gilt miner device to front cover; in an illustrated dust jacket that shows some rubbing, mild soiling, a few dots of stain, internal nick to rear panel. 
"An extremely rare item of Californiana...a concise, yet interesting, narrative of the observations and experiences of a well-educated young man in the gold rush of '49."--Lyle H. Wright, from his introduction. Kip's memoir was first published in 1850. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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3 Marshall, Edison PRINCESS SOPHIA
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company , Inc., 1958. First edition. Hardcover. A bright, sharp, fine copy in vivid emerald cloth; in illustrated dust jacket that shows only a hint of age-toning. Jacket painting by Robert Doares. Map-decorated endpapers. 
A novel of gold-rush Alaska with adventuress Fannie Ford and bright-haired Sophia Hill at its whirling center. By the popular and prolific author of THE VIKING. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4 Miller, James Knox Polk THE ROAD TO VIRGINIA CITY: The Diary of James Knox Polk Miller
Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, (1960). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket a bit sunned at the spine and with minor shelfwear. 
Octavo. Edited by Andrew F. Rolle. Inscribed and SIGNED by the editor and dated in the year of publication. 142 pages, indexed, illustrated. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5 Nunis, Doyce B., Jr., editor FROM MEXICAN DAYS TO THE GOLD RUSH: Memoirs of James Wilson Marshall and Edward Gould Buffum, Who Grew Up with California
Chicago: The Lakeside Presss/R.R. Donnelly..., Christmas, 1993. First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine fresh copy in uniform brown cloth, titled in gilt on the spine with publisher's decoration also in gilt on the front; top edge gilt. 
Duodecimo. Number 91 of the Lakeside Classics Series. 389 pages, index, frontispiece illustration, plates. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 O'Brien, Robert CALIFORNIA CALLED THEM: A Saga of Golden Days and Roaring Camps
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, (1951). First edition. Hardcover. Older bookplate pasted to the verso of the half-title page, overall a very good plus copy in bright, price-clipped dust jacket with some shelfwear and a closed edge tear. 
Octavo. SIGNED by the author on the half-title page. Illustrated by Antonio Sotomayor. 250 pages, index, and endpaper maps. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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