Book #46243

Gold Seeker: Adventures of a Belgian Argonaut During the Gold Rush Years

Jean-Nicolas Perlot, Tr. Helen Harding Bretnor, Ed. Howard R. Lamar
Gold Seeker: Adventures of a Belgian Argonaut During the Gold Rush Years. Jean-Nicolas Perlot, Tr. Helen Harding Bretnor, Ed. Howard R. Lamar.

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First thus; First Printing
Size: 4to
Publisher: New Haven, CT, and London: Yale University Press, [1985].
ISBN: 0300019963

A most attractive first Thus edition/first printing in Fine condition with minor page edge soiling and remainder mark to bottom edge in alike dust-jacket with light edgewear. Previously published in French under the title, Vie et Aventures d'un Enfant de l'Ardenne. This is the first edition to be published in the English language.

Perlot's witty and informative account of his life in California and his subsequent career in the newly rich town of Portland, Oregon; Yale Western Americana Series; Remainder; Vol. 31; B & W Illustrations and Photographs; [i-vi] vii-xxxii, [1-4] 5-451 [452] pages.

Price: $29.00