Ashland: Lewis Osborne, 1972. Hardcover. 84p., 7.5x11 inches, rubricated and decorated title page, foreword, vintage illustrations, hardbound in black openweave cloth boards, spine- and cover-titled gilt. Expect a light small stain to bottom edge and a sunned spine panel (titling remains legible), otherwise a very good copy of this limited edition, #168/600.
Browne was an Irish-American adventurer who took a job as Postal Agent in California that placed him in contact with surviving members of the Donner party and in the proximity of a famous mass-murder in San Miguel - a true story - to which he adds embellishment.