Four Years on Pacific Coast 1858 Bates Female Author Americana West coast USABrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Memoirs, Americana, Women's History, Women in America, California, Adventure).
Incidents on Land and Water, or Four Years on the Pacific Coast, by Mrs. D. B. Bates.
Published 1858, Boston by James French & Company. Fourth Edition.
336 pages. Text in English. Engraved frontis protected by original tissue guards. Four full page wood engraved plates. Publisher's catalog at rear.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, gilt pictorial spine & cover decorations, embossed spine & cover designs.
Binding is worn, spine ends chipped, small loss of cloth along joints, slightly cocked.
Text block remains overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina.
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Book Measures c. 7 3/4" H x 5 1/4" W.