Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1927. First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. Publisher's cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Frontispiece, several illustrated plates, and a folding map. 185 pp.
No dust jacket. Minor scuffing and toning to covers. Ex-library with mark on spine and bookplate inside front cover. 2 closed tears at top of p. xi. Tight and clean, excellent condition.
This is an uncommon first edition autobiography of pioneer and gold rush baron Read, compiled from his diaries by his daughter. Very good. Item #1754