Title IM GOLDLANDE: Abentener eines Knaben in Californien: Fur die Jungend erzahlt
Book Condition Very good: a bit shaken, wear and abrasion at extremities, scattered soiling, rear inner hinge just starting, but holding strong, penciled note to one plate; in black-lettered red cloth shelfback over boards with paste-on chromolithograph illustration.
Edition No edition noted. 16mo. (4.5x6.25 inches.) 78 pages.
Publisher (Stuttgart): G. Weise, [undated].
Seller ID 46450.00
German children's tale of the California Gold Rush; elegant chromolitho plates depict a campfire scene, a group of Indians, a sea rescue, a mountain repelling, a boy reading to an ailing parent. Charming evidence of the German fascination with the West.
Californiana. Gold Rush. German Language. Children's Literature. Illustrated Books. German Literature. California.