Publication: California Historical Society, 1945, San Francisco
First edition. Limited to 500 copies. Cloth, 112pp., foreword, introduction, notes, appendices, index, illustrations, map. An important study of John Work's journal of the Hudson's Bay Company's fur trade expedition to California in 1832 & 1833. With it's annual expeditions to California the Hudson's Bay Company took from California more beaver skins and other peltry than all of the American trappers and traders combined. Hudson's Bay Company, Winnipeg, Canada stamp on 2 front free endpapers...ex-library??...else a fine, tight copy.
Inventory Number: 45913