San Francisco: A.M. Robertson, (1923). First Edition. Original Cloth. 212pp; 10 plates from photographs (portraits and views). Chapters include: The Journey to California in 1849; Pioneer Life of San Francisco; Virginia City and the Comstock; &c. Bound in red cloth, gilt lettering on cover and spine; spine gilt dulled with ding in cloth. 8.25" x 5.5" Very Good. Item #038468
Presentation copy, with author's 10-line inscription on the blank flyleaf, in part: "Samuel J. Graham / whose broad sympathies / make him a student of / the history of our country ... vigorous men engaged in / the early development / of California. / From the writer / Geo. T. Marye, Jr." Marye lived in San Francisco from 1849 to 1869, and in Virginia City, Nevada from 1869 to 1883. [Wheat, Gold Rush 138. Cowan 417.].