Charles Warren Stoddard (1843-1909).
Title In the Footprints of the Padres. New and Enlarged Edition. Introduction by Charles Phillips.
Book Condition Collectible: Very Good
Jacket Condition Good
Edition Revised and Enlarged. Edition
Publisher San Francisco, CA: A. M. Robertson, 1912
Seller ID EE516-096
Revised and Enlarged EDITION, copyright 1911, printed by Taylor, Nash & Taylor. 8vo. 7 7/8 x 5 3/8 inches. (xvi), 291 pp. Frontispiece of Mission Dolores, 1855, title page printed in red and black with an architectural vignette, 23 plates, decorative initials; text clean, unmarked. Quarter brown cloth, printed paper over boards, printed paper spine label; binding square and tight, rubbed. Bookseller ticket of Robertson, San Francisco on rear paste-down. Very Good. With an introduction by Stoddard's friend, Charles Phillips, and with 3 new chapters which includes some of Stoddard's earliest and most poetic writings. The last of the new chapters is entirely autobiographical, entitled "An Affair of the Misty City," which also includes pen portraits of all the California literary celebrities with whom Stoddard maintained close relationships.
Charles Warren Stoddard, In the Footprints of the Padres New and Enlarged Edition Introduction by Charles Phillips, California History, California Literature