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CALIFORNIA FOR THE SETTLER PRIMER

By: Anonymous

Price: $74.95

Publisher: Southern Pacific Railroad: 1904

Seller ID: 37061

Condition: Near Fine


Southern Pacific Primer Series, 3; 16 pages; Pamphlet published by Southern Pacific Railroad promoting the many wonderful qualities and resources of California to prospective settlers. Stapled printed wrappers. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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SPEECH of Mr. J. R. CHANDLER, of PENN., ON THE ADMISSION OF CALIFORNIA

By: Chandler, J. R

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, Gideon and Co.: 1850

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36997

Condition: Very Good+


15 pages; Removed Document. Delivered in the House of Representatives of the United States, March 28, 1850. OCLC: 906711; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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HILDA STRAFFORD - A Story of California

By: Harraden, Beatrice

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1897

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 38844

Condition: Very Good+


Not only was Beatrice Harraden a popular novelist, she was also a well-known Suffragette. She was one of the first members of the Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU) and a vice-president of the Women Writers' Suffrage League. Harraden was expert at using fiction to promote the cause of the Suffragists. Understanding that popular readers do not respond well to preaching, she thought it more effective to write "not a statement of principles or reasons but just a ... View more info

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POETICAL & PROSE WRITINGS OF JAMES LINEN

By: Linen, James

Price: $34.95

Publisher: New York / San Francisco, W. J. Widdleton / A. Roman: 1865

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39098

Condition: Very Good


423 pages; Original brown cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine. Former owner's name on ffep. Cloth worn at spine ends, chipped at head. BAL 22623 OCLC: 3903068 6, [vii]-viii, 423 pp. James Linen, poet humorist, was born in Scotland in 1808 and died in New York City in 1873. After immigrating to the United States, he operated a large book bindery in New York City. Many of his poems appeared in the "Knickerbocker Magazine," the "Scottish American Jou... View more info

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THE SCATTERED SHEEP OF MISSION FLOCKS An Account of the Present State of the Mission Indians in Southern California

By: Smith, Wayland H. ; Sequoya League

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Los Angeles Council of the Sequoya League: 1907

Seller ID: 40255

Condition: Very Good


12 pages; Fourth Bulletin of the Los Angeles Council of the Sequoya League. Clean and tight in original printed wrappers,; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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IN RE CALIFORNIA INDIANS TO DATE

By: Smith, Wayland W.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Los Angeles, Los Angeles Council of the Sequoya League: 1909

Seller ID: 40254

Condition: Very Good


Fifth Bulletin; 20 pages; An unauthorized account of the Present Status of the California Indians and what has been done up to 1909. Clean and tight in original printed wrappers, tiny closed tear at top margin of front wrapper. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info