Glimpses of Three Coasts.

By: Jackson, Helen (H. H.).

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Book Condition: Very Good condition


Ex Pacific Union Club library with their bookplate front pastedown; presentation inscription to the Pacific Union Club Library by Mr. W. H. Crocker. 418 pp.,(2) pub. ads; 8vo; gray cloth spine lettered in gilt, front cover in red; floral pastedowns and endpapers. Small clipping from book catalog entry affixed to front pastedown throwing offset to front endpaper Moderate soil and rubbing to cloth; slight fraying at top of spine.

Helen [Maria Fiske] Hunt Jackson (1830-85). Reared in her native Amherst, Mass., was the same age as her friend Emily Dickinson, who was part-model for the heroine of her anonymous novel "Mercy Philbrick's Choice." Married E. B. Hunt in 1852 after which she wrote under the name of H. H. Widowed by Hunt, she later married William S. Jackson of Colorado in 1875. Best known for her novel Ramona, about the plight of Native Americans. Pages 1-149 on California and Oregon followed by chapters on Scotland and England; Norway, Denmark, and Germany.

Title: Glimpses of Three Coasts.

Author Name: Jackson, Helen (H. H.).

Categories: History,

Publisher: Boston, Roberts Bros.: 1887

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good condition

Seller ID: 9278

Keywords: California Mining