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Untold Tales Of California. Short Stories Illustrating Phases Of Life Peculiar To Early Days In The West by  J. A. Filcher

Untold Tales Of California. Short Stories Illustrating Phases Of Life Peculiar To Early Days In The West

by J. A. Filcher

First edition. 16mo. Pictorial wrappers, 3l., 9-161 pp., preface, illustrated, plates.True tales of miners, encounters with wild animals, the justice system of the time, hold-ups, stories about teamsters, Hiram Hawkins, Sam Ashton, etc. ... all told by those individuals involved. Six Guns 717 says "Rare." "Has a chapter on stage holdups." Former owner's nameplate neatly affixed to inside front panel, small, old cellophane tape repair to top inside portion of the front cover, light chipping to bottom of front cover, one small closed tear to front cover, creases to front cover, corner chips, text block is clean for an overall good copy of a rare book.

Inventory Number: 33662

$295.00