California Gold Rush Merchant; The Journal of Stephen Chapin Davis. Edited by Benjamin B. Richards. Stephen Chapin. Benjamin B. Richards Davis.

California Gold Rush Merchant; The Journal of Stephen Chapin Davis. Edited by Benjamin B. Richards

San Marino CA: The Huntington Library, 1956. Hardcover. xvii, 124p., illustrated with a facsimile map, titlepage rubricated as are all marginal date-numerals, a fine-press hardbound in 9x6 inch clothbacked boards with printed paper spine label. A clean sound copy with a touch of edgewear to top and tail of spine panel and a neat (ultra neat!) ownership stamp on the ffep. Find a violent racial episode recorded pp.38-43 involving white ship-passengers and black Panamanians, hundreds on each side, many deaths. Huntington Library publications.

Cat.No: 240997

Price: $12.00