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Author: Burnett, Peter H.
Title: Recollections and Opinions of an Old Pioneer
Place Published: New York
Publisher:D. Appleton and Company
Date Published: 1880

xiii, [1] 448 + [6] ad pp. (8vo) 19.8x13 cm (7¾x5"), original blue cloth decorated and lettered in gilt and black. First Edition.

"This volume is important since it is the reminiscences of the first governor of California, but even more since it is the record of an early Oregonian who forsook the territory to which he had emigrated from Missouri and joined the gold rush to California in 1848" - Zamorano. Previous owner's brand on foot. Name, residence, and date with two signature chops on front free endpaper. Bookstore label to rear pastedown.


Fraying at spine ends, rubbing to edges and corners, light soiling to boards; hinges starting, small chip to front free endpaper, toning to edges; very good.

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Peter Burnett Recollections of an Old Pioneer

Estimate $200 - $300Oct 4, 2018
1233 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
United States
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