Eldorado, or California, as Seen by a Pioneer, 1850-1900.

By: Shaw, Hon. D. A.

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313 pp., portrait frontis; 7 half-tone illus.; 8vo; original gilt stamped maroon cloth, with slight fading to spine; a few minor wear marks to cover, else a tight, clean copy.

An account of the author’s overland journey to California in 1850 and his experiences in the mines, with a detailed description of a long trek by survivors of the shipwrecked “Dolphin” from Baja California to San Diego. California Local History 16049. Cowan (II), p. 580; Kurutz 569; Decker34:534.

Title: Eldorado, or California, as Seen by a Pioneer, 1850-1900.

Author Name: Shaw, Hon. D. A.

Categories: Biography & Autobiography,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Los Angeles, B. R. Baumgardt & Co.: 1900

Book Condition: Very Good or better condition

lbs: 3.00 lbs

Seller ID: 5415

Keywords: Western Americana California Gold Rush Mining