Controversial James. An essay on the life and work of George Wharton James.

By: Larson, Roger Keith.

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400 copies designed and printed at The Yolla Bolly Press. [99] 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.

Author Name: Larson, Roger Keith.

Categories: History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: San Francisco, The Book Club of California: 1991

Book Condition: Fine condition in fine slipcase. A handsome production.

Seller ID: 1658

Keywords: Western Americana California Natural History Biography Press Books