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The Resource Seventy-five years in California; : a history of events and life in California: personal, political and military; under the Mexican regime; during the quasi-military government of the territory by the United States, and after the admission of the state to the union: being a compilation by a witness of the events described; a reissue and enlarged illustrated edition of "Sixty years in California", to which much new matter by its author has been added which he contemplated publishing under the present title at the time of his death; edited and with an historical foreword and index by Douglas S. Watson--, by William Heath Davis

Seventy-five years in California; : a history of events and life in California: personal, political and military; under the Mexican regime; during the quasi-military government of the territory by the United States, and after the admission of the state to the union: being a compilation by a witness of the events described; a reissue and enlarged illustrated edition of "Sixty years in California", to which much new matter by its author has been added which he contemplated publishing under the present title at the time of his death; edited and with an historical foreword and index by Douglas S. Watson--, by William Heath Davis

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Seventy-five years in California; : a history of events and life in California: personal, political and military; under the Mexican regime; during the quasi-military government of the territory by the United States, and after the admission of the state to the union: being a compilation by a witness of the events described; a reissue and enlarged illustrated edition of "Sixty years in California", to which much new matter by its author has been added which he contemplated publishing under the present title at the time of his death; edited and with an historical foreword and index by Douglas S. Watson--
Title
Seventy-five years in California;
Title remainder
a history of events and life in California: personal, political and military; under the Mexican regime; during the quasi-military government of the territory by the United States, and after the admission of the state to the union: being a compilation by a witness of the events described; a reissue and enlarged illustrated edition of "Sixty years in California", to which much new matter by its author has been added which he contemplated publishing under the present title at the time of his death; edited and with an historical foreword and index by Douglas S. Watson--
Statement of responsibility
by William Heath Davis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • portraits
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F861
LC item number
.D262
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Seventy-five years in California; : a history of events and life in California: personal, political and military; under the Mexican regime; during the quasi-military government of the territory by the United States, and after the admission of the state to the union: being a compilation by a witness of the events described; a reissue and enlarged illustrated edition of "Sixty years in California", to which much new matter by its author has been added which he contemplated publishing under the present title at the time of his death; edited and with an historical foreword and index by Douglas S. Watson--, by William Heath Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The facsimiles of letters and autographs are accompanied by typographical transcripts
  • Copy on "Dresden" paper. 2,250 copies printed and type distributed: Library edition on "Dresden" paper, 2,000 copies; the remaining copies on "Utopian" paper: Argonaut edition, copies numbered 151 to 250; Author's section of Argonaut edition, copies 101 to 150; the "El Dorado" numbered 46 to 100; the "Pioneer" copies 26 to 45; California collectors' copies 4 to 25; in addition an Editorial copy, a Publisher's copy and the Presidential copy destined for Herbert Hoover
  • Colored view of San Francisco in 1846-7, by Capt. W.F. Swasey, mounted on inside front cover and guard leaf, with Seal of the city in right hand margin.-Map: "Californias: antigua y nueva...Diego, Trancoso sc. Mex.%co a 1787" mounted on inside back cover and guard leaf. 68 original sketches by Douglas Rodger as chapter head-pieces
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 413
Dimensions
26cm.
Extent
xxxii, 422 p.
Lccn
29012612
Note
Spec. Coll. copy has author's section of the Argonaut edition. No.141. Extra illustrated.
Other physical details
illus., plates, ports, maps, facsims.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01957073
  • ucoclc1957073
Label
Seventy-five years in California; : a history of events and life in California: personal, political and military; under the Mexican regime; during the quasi-military government of the territory by the United States, and after the admission of the state to the union: being a compilation by a witness of the events described; a reissue and enlarged illustrated edition of "Sixty years in California", to which much new matter by its author has been added which he contemplated publishing under the present title at the time of his death; edited and with an historical foreword and index by Douglas S. Watson--, by William Heath Davis
Publication
Note
  • The facsimiles of letters and autographs are accompanied by typographical transcripts
  • Copy on "Dresden" paper. 2,250 copies printed and type distributed: Library edition on "Dresden" paper, 2,000 copies; the remaining copies on "Utopian" paper: Argonaut edition, copies numbered 151 to 250; Author's section of Argonaut edition, copies 101 to 150; the "El Dorado" numbered 46 to 100; the "Pioneer" copies 26 to 45; California collectors' copies 4 to 25; in addition an Editorial copy, a Publisher's copy and the Presidential copy destined for Herbert Hoover
  • Colored view of San Francisco in 1846-7, by Capt. W.F. Swasey, mounted on inside front cover and guard leaf, with Seal of the city in right hand margin.-Map: "Californias: antigua y nueva...Diego, Trancoso sc. Mex.%co a 1787" mounted on inside back cover and guard leaf. 68 original sketches by Douglas Rodger as chapter head-pieces
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 413
Dimensions
26cm.
Extent
xxxii, 422 p.
Lccn
29012612
Note
Spec. Coll. copy has author's section of the Argonaut edition. No.141. Extra illustrated.
Other physical details
illus., plates, ports, maps, facsims.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01957073
  • ucoclc1957073

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