Filings from an Old Saw: Reminiscences of San Francisco and California's Conquest. [signed by Warren Howell].

By: Downey, Joseph T.

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750 copies printed; 170pp., index; 8vo; cloth; clear acetate jacket. Spine lettered in gilt. Signed by Warren Howell on the dedication page in memory of his father, John Howell.

Republished in this present volume is a series of eighteen remarkable articles printed in the Golden Era in 1853. It is the story of California of 1845-1847 by a person who was either present at , or learned soon of the exciting doings of the period. The work deals largely with the conquest of California, and sees a parade of the now famous - Stockton, Fremont, Kearny, Montgomery, Carson and the obscure such as Sam Sample and his shipmates.

Title: Filings from an Old Saw: Reminiscences of San Francisco and California's Conquest. [signed by Warren Howell].

Author Name: Downey, Joseph T.

Categories: History,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: San Francisco, John Howell: 1956

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine condition

Seller ID: 9834

Keywords: Western Americana Maritime California