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12mo - 19 x 15 cm.; (8) - 150 - (4) pp. Textured red cloth with gilt lettering on spine and front board. A collection of poetry, the majority of which is about the gold rush days in the western USA plus some more reflective pieces about things eternal. Illustrated with 6 black and white captioned plates. All text block edges are gilt though somewhat dulled now. Moderate wear to the cover edges and corners. A binding weakness is noted between pages 64/65 and 96/97. A quite presentable copy of this volume. Bibliographic data lists the author's name as I'Anson (with an i) though it is commonly spelled with an L - L'Anson. The author is originally from Scotland. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted.
Title: The Vision of Misery Hill: A Legend of the Sierra Nevada and Miscellaneous Verse.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Harry Fenn
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: New York., G. P. Putnam's Sons / the Knickerbocker Press: 1891
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 9918
Keywords: Poetry California Gold Mining Prospectors Prospecting Yuba Pike City Sierra Nevada Gold Mining