Carmichael, CA: The Press of the Winding Way, no date. 16p., 5.5x8.5 inches, illustrated with vintage drawings from magazines of the period, fine booklet in stapled yellow pictorial wraps.
"Selected from 'Put's Golden Songster' and other collections of lusty popular ballads, published by Appleton & Co. in San Francisco (1853-1861). They were compiled by John A. Stone, 'Old Put, ' who crossed the plains in 1850, seeking gold; he was 'at home with either pick or pen.'"/ "Illustrations from Hutchings' Galifornia Magazine--a San Francisco publication of the same time"