The Vision of Misery Hill: A Legend of the Sierra Nevada and Miscellaneous Verse.

By: L'Anson, Miles. (I'Anson).

Price: $45.00

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12mo - 19 x 15 cm.; (8) - 150 - (4) pp. Textured green cloth with gilt lettering on spine and front board. The green cloth is the more common binding with a red cloth being a variant. 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 and still quite bright. Minor wear to the cover edges and corners with a good and solid binding. Previous owner's armorial bookplate on the front paste down. 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.

Author Name: L'Anson, Miles. (I'Anson).

Illustrator: Illustrated by Harry Fenn

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York., G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1891

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 9919

Keywords: Poetry California Gold Mining Prospectors Prospecting Yuba Pike City Sierra Nevada Gold Mining