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400 copies designed and printed at The Yolla Bolly Press.  pp., frontis, incl. bibliographical checklist; 4to; burgundy cloth, front cover decorative basket in gilt; duotone photographs; drawings. In slipcase with paper title label.
Born 1858 in northeastern England, the cradle of Wesleyan Methodism, James went to Nevada as a circuit-riding minister and later as a pastor in Long Beach, fell from grace after a scandalous divorce. He became a popular public speaker on social issues and the western scene. BCC Publication 195.
Title: Controversial James. An essay on the life and work of George Wharton James.
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: San Francisco, The Book Club of California: 1991
Book Condition: Fine condition in fine slipcase. A handsome production.
lbs: 3.00 lbs
Seller ID: 1658
Keywords: Western Americana California Natural History Biography Press Books