Sale 19BP02 | Lot 8

[CALIFORNIA - PERIODICAL] Twelve issues of The Overland Monthly.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

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Lot 8
[CALIFORNIA - PERIODICAL] Twelve issues of The Overland Monthly.
San Francisco: A. Roman & Co., 1869-1875. Original printed peach-colored wrappers with bear vignette to upper cover. 9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches (24 x 15.7 cm); advertisements. Generally worn and chipping at edges with some losses, ink stamps or "American Naturalist" in a contemporary hand to many of the issues, sold as is, not subject to return.
The earliest issue Vol. 3, No. 4 (1869); the latest Vol. 14, No. 82 (1875), not inclusive (the bulk from 1873, Vol. 10). With much on California, including the Gold Rush, California Indians, Comstock Lode, the "Chinese Labor Problem," etc. With contributions by Joaquin Miller, Henry Degroot, John Muir, Ina D. Coolbrith, Charles Warren Stoddard, Joseph Widney, and others.

Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for $187 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for $187 (includes buyer's premium)

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