Mother lode and other short stories. Ted E. Cirul.

Mother lode and other short stories

Forestville: Ron Graham Press, 1976. 224p., clip art throughout the text, first edition orange wraps. Perfectbound textblock has cracked but is in no immediate danger of losing leaves; expect mild handling soil as well. Author has inscribed and signed one of the title pages (there are at least two).

Autobiographical notes tell us Cirul was born in Latvia, he read Jack London in translation and headed for San Francisco. In the 1930s he and friends did some also-ran gold panning. Much later, navvy work on Alcatraz Island, the discovery of marijuana, drinking tales passim.

Cat.No: 167836

Price: $12.00