Lot 12: Gertrude Atherton Splendid Idle Forties

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2016-07-19 13:44:54

Lot 12

Author: Atherton, Gertrude; Title: The Splendid Idle Forties: Stories of Old California; Place Published: New York; Publisher: The Macmillan Company; Date Published: 1902; Description: vii, [3], 389 pp. Illustrated with 8 plates by Harrison Fisher. Original decorative cloth with gilt design and spine. First Edition."Perhaps the best known collection of stories of that romantic period of California history when the incoming Americans were first intermingling with the Californians of rancho and presidio..." - Zamorano. Cowan p.23; Zamorano Eighty 1. Condition: Light wear to cloth; very good.

Estimate: $150-250

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