A Letter of the Gold Rush Days, From John Kagy to his Brother, 1853.

By: John Kagy.

Price: $20.00

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Book Condition: Used: Very Good


LIMITED EDITION of 50 copies. Miniature Book. 3 x 2 3/8 inches. Unpaginated. [12] pp. Frontispiece, 4 illustrations, all text and illustrations in brown ink; text clean, unmarked. Brown wrappers, paper label on front cover; binding square and tight, shelf wear. Mel Kavin's copy. Very Good. A reproduction of a letter from a prospector, John Kagy, to his brother, from Fox Hill, March 13, 1853. Provides an illustrated view of life in the mines and the technologies used by the miners. REFERENCE: Bradbury, 20th-Century U.S. Miniature Books, No. 1622.

Title: A Letter of the Gold Rush Days, From John Kagy to his Brother, 1853.

Author Name: John Kagy.

Categories: Miniature Book, California Gold Rush, California History, Western Americana,

Publisher: Santa Ana:, Log-Anne Press,: 1975

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: IY915-023

Keywords: A Letter of the Gold Rush Days From John Kagy to his Brother 1853, California Gold Rush, California History, Western Americana