History of San Luis Obispo County, California. with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of its Prominent Men and Pioneers.
Oakland: Thompson & West, 1883. 4to, original 1/2 morocco, stamped and lettered in gilt. viii,  - 391 pp. Many lithographic views and steel-engraved portraits. backstrip rubbed, extremities worn, front hinge cracked, some light soiling and occasional small tears, still a very good copy of a scarce book. First Edition. Contains material on Joaquin Murieta, as well as chapters on mining, education, railroads, agriculture, etc. [Adams, Six-Guns, 60. Cowan (II), p. 565. Filby, p. 32. Howes A275. Rocq 13148.]
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