Donner Miscellany. 41 Diaries and Documents Edited by Carroll D. Hall.

Donner Miscellany. 41 Diaries and Documents Edited by Carroll D. Hall.
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San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1947. Small 4to, 97 pp. Title-page printed in green & brown, printed throughout in green, brown & black. Five full-page photographic illustrations and facsimiles, including one of Patty Reed's doll. Flowered brown calico boards with green cloth backstrip, stamped in yellow. Endpapers slightly toned, else fine. Original prospectus, slightly browned, laid in. Limited to 350 copies printed by the Allen Press on all-rag Oxbow paper. An elegant book which prints for the first time three diaries relating to the tragic Donner Party: those of Miller-Reed, James Reed, and the Relief Party. (Item Id: 105833)

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