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1.   Boessenecker, John, Illustrated by: Photos, Illustrations & Map
Gold Dust and Gunsmoke: Tales of Gold Rush Outlaws, Gunfighters, Lawmen, and Vigilantes
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc. New York, NY 1999
xiii, 367 pp, [2], orange papercovered boards w/silver lettering on the spine, glossy black dj w/grey-white-black pictorial front and rear panels w/yel-orange-white lettering. The book contains tales of teh California territory of the mid-nineteenth century, where disputes were settled with six-shooters adn the lines of justice were in perpetual flux. Vigilance committees took justice into their own hands. Six penalties were traditionally handed down: hanging, whipping, ear-cropping, head shaving, branding or banishment. First Edition Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Appr.: | AUD 45.38 CAD 44.77 EUR 31.68 GBP 26.57 JPY 3,358.00 MXN 559.67 ZAR 479.71 

Purchase direct from: Curio Corner Books. Item number: 039725.
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2.   Hulbert, Archer Butler w/intro Bby Jackson, Joseph Henry , Illustrated by: Illustrations & Maps
Forty-Niners : The Chronicle of the California Trail
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company Boston, MA 1949
xviii, brown clothcovered boards w/green lettering on the front cover and spine, dj white-green-red-black w/wraparound map of the trail to California. A symposium of Gold Rush narratives and experiences from many sources.Wheat #107. When Hulbert wrote the book, he wanted to follow a group from Independence to Hangtown, California describing the experiences that they would encounter. dj price-clipped, dj spine sunned New Centennial Issue Very Good- Hard Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Appr.: | AUD 30.45 CAD 30.04 EUR 21.25 GBP 17.82 JPY 2,253.00 MXN 375.50 ZAR 321.86 

Purchase direct from: Curio Corner Books. Item number: 050726.
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3.   Spencer, Elma Dill Russell, Illustrated by: Photos
Gold Country 1828-1858
Publisher: The Naylor Company San Antonio, TX 1958
vii, 10 plates, 256 pp, green cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on spine, dj green w/gilt-black lettering w/illustrated front & photo of the author on the back, yellow-green endpapers of maps. The story of the routes followed by thousands of gold seekers, the author chronicled the fates & fortunes of the Russell brothers, who participated in all three strikes. dj rubbed and worn along the edges. dj spine sunned. Good Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

Appr.: | AUD 45.66 CAD 45.05 EUR 31.88 GBP 26.73 JPY 3,379.00 MXN 563.17 ZAR 482.71 

Purchase direct from: Curio Corner Books. Item number: 040159.
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4.   Zauner, Phyllis and Lou, Illustrated by: Photos & Illustrations
California Gold - Story of the Rush to Riches
Publisher: Zanel Publications Tahoe Paradise, CA 1980
88 pp, grey SC wraps w/pictorial front panel w/dark brown lettering on the spine. A mini-history of the California Gold Rush of 1848. It describes some of the various places were gold camps were set up. No Jacket Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

Appr.: | AUD 11.20 CAD 11.05 EUR 7.82 GBP 6.56 JPY 829.00 MXN 138.17 ZAR 118.43 

Purchase direct from: Curio Corner Books. Item number: 036063.
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