Title AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF JOHN BALL: 1794-1884
Book Condition Light foxing to upper and fore-edges, previous owner's small address label to front pastedown, else near fine in hunter green cloth lettered in gilt; in a photo-illustrated dust jacket with mild fading to spine, much of front inside flap has been excised.
Edition First edition. Illustrated with eight photographic plates in b&w, on coated stock, including frontispiece.
Publisher California: The Arthur H. Clarke Company, 1925.
Seller ID 31160.00
John Ball chronicles his extraordinary life and journeys across America, as well as his trips around Hawaii and South America, in the days when covered wagons, clipper ships and whaling boats were not romance but an everyday incident of travel.
American Biography. American History. Western Americana.