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EXPERIENCES OF A FORTY-NINER William G. Johnston 1892 1st ed Hardcover Near Fine
By Johnston, William G.
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Full Title: Experiences of a Forty-Niner A Member of the Wagon Train First to Enter California in the Memorable Year 1849

Pittsburgh, 1892, 1st edition. 390 pp, frontis, illustrations. Green cloth hardcover with gilt decoration and titles. Book has minor edge wear and a label removed from the FEP. Otherwise, it has no writing and is very clean and tight. Near Fine condition. 

One of the best overland accounts of those journeying to the gold diggings. Johnston was a member of the first wagon train to enter California in 1849. 

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