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Gross, William B.

The Conquest of California; A Dramatic Romance of an Unknown Hero

The Stratford Company, Boston. 1930, vi, 361p., inserted plates as called for, first edition purple cloth boards gilt, spine faded, margins silverfished, good sound clean copy. Story of "the San Diego Mission battle, and the twenty-two-year-old soldier standing in a dilapidated adobe hut, fighting --single handed-- an army of over eight hundred savages all through one night and forcing them to disperse." In other words, a pre-t.v. Cop Show.

Cat.No: 183594

Price: $15.00

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