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The Lost Treasures Of The West by  Brad And Choral Pepper Williams

The Lost Treasures Of The West

by Brad And Choral Pepper Williams

First edition. 8vo. Quarter cloth and boards, maps on front and rear endpapers, v [3], 184 pp., introduction, epilogue.The authors tell us of treasure troves and legends in the western United States. These little-known stories include the legend of a Spanish galleon carrying a fortune in gold shipwrecked off a remote Oregon beach; a metal box containing $750,000 worth of diamonds buried in a bitter husband's backyard; a 500-pound silver ingot lost in the Mojave Desert; and many more. Each tale is based on at least a kernel of truth. Fine in dust jacket.

Inventory Number: 41254

$25.00