TAYLOR, R. R.; CAUGHEY, John Walton (Editor)
Los Angeles: The Ward Ritchie Press, 1951.
(xv) 107 pages. First Edition. Illustrated. Editied by John Walton Caughey. Limited to 250 un-numbered copies. Cloth-backed illustrated boards. 6 1/2" x 10". An early more
Mathis, Carol, writer and illustrator
Coloma, CA: Friday House, 1982.
[8p]., 8.75x11.5 inches, illustarted wraps. Full-page cartoons outlining the history of pre-statehood California, particularly the discovery of gold and the subsequent gold rush in 1848. more
Johnson, Susan Lee
New York, W. W. Norton & Company, 2000, first edition. Dust jacket is slightly shelf worn with very small chips to top edge. Top edge more
New York: American Heritage Press, 1971.
Clean, tight oblong 4to, 199pp. Book is near fine except for some very slight bumping on the spine ends and tips. Dust jacket is lightly more
Pease & Cole. (Nolie Mumey and LeRoy Hafen).
Ann Arbor, Michigan: Edwards Brothers, Inc., 1959.
8.5" x 5.5". 18pp. Printed wrappers. Fine condition. Facsimile reprint of a book originally published in 1859 by Wm. H. Rand, Chicago. See Howes USiana, more
Ruth E Mather; Fred E Boswell
Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1993.
Clean, tight trade paperback 8vo, 214pp. Very light shelf wear. Violence, crime and punishment on the mining frontiers of California, Grass Valley, Clearwater River, Idaho, more
McMurtrie, Douglas C.
Chicago: John Calhoun Club, 1936.
6.5" x 4.25". 7pp. Stapled wrappers. Fine condition. One of only 50 copies printed. meant to accompany a facsimile edition of the rare guide to more
(Lynd Ward) McNEER, May
New York: Artists & Writers Guild, Inc., Distributed By Grosset & Dunlap, 1944.
New York: Artists & Writers Guild, Inc, Distributed By Grosset & Dunlap, 1944. Illustrated Boards First Edition Near Fine in Near Fine DJ 12 pages. more
Gray, Thorne B.
La Grange, CA: Southern Mines Press, 1973.
44p., very good in staplebound wraps. On the old mining town, with brief mentions of Chinese miners and their activities. more
DUNNING, Charles H. with SADLER, Ralph
New York: Vantage Press, 1970.
192 pages. SIGNED / INSCRIBED in ink by Author Dunning: "To George Bissell with appreciation for your interest. Chas H. Dunning". Illustrated including drawings by more
San Diego: Sunbelt Publications, 2013.
Clean, tight oblong 4to, 187pp, The story of the miners who sought gold and other precious metals from Tonopah, Nevada, Goldfield, Rhyolite, Las Vegas, Greenwater, more
California Council for the Humanities
Berkeley: Heyday Books, 1997.
Clean, tight, fat, trade paperback 8vo, 477pp. Light shelf wear and small curl to the bottom front tip. From Mary Austin to Miriano Vallejo these more
Cross, Ira B., introduction by Robert Sproul, question by Samuel T. Farquhar
[Berkeley]: [University of California], 1946.
15p., 6x9.25 inches, very good pamphlet is stapled tan wraps. more
Roseville: Stagecoach Pub, 2000.
193p., index, illustrations, very good second printing in original wraps. more
Sonora: The Mother Lode Press, 1966.
unpaginated 5.5x8.5 inches, illustrated with vintage photos of historic buildings, very good in original stapled pictorial wraps. more
Menlo Park , California: Lane Publishing Co. , 1957.
4to. 102 pp. profusely illustrated in black and white. Folding map of the Northern Mines and the Mother Lode more
Von Schuler-Schomig, I
Museum fur Volkerkunde, Berlin: 1972.
80 pages, 41 b/w and 4 color photographs--mostly full-page--of gold masterpieces from Peru, Colombia, Panama, Costa Rica, and Mexico in the collection of Berlin’s Museum more
Amsterdam: Pierre Mortier, 1693.
Map. Copper plate engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 22.5 x 32.25". This beautiful and rare map of the coast of Africa depicts the more
London: Tallis, John,
Map. Steel engraving with hand coloring. Image measures 10" x 13.". Sheet measures 10.75" x 14.5". Top right corner torn, right margin trimmed very close more
Denver, Colorado: Old West Publishing Co. (Fred Rosenstock), 1941.
Clean, tight 8vo, 322p. Signed and inscribed by Fred Rosenstock (the publsiher) to Donald Beaty Bloch (an eminent author and book collector) whose book plate more