From Kapuvar to California, 1893. Travel Letters of Baron Gustav von Berg. Translated & Edited by Henry Miller Madden

By: Baron Gustav von Berg (1828-1903)

Price: $30.00

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Book Condition: Collectible: Like New


Series: Book Club of California Publication, No. 162. LIMITED EDITION of 500 copies, printed by Don Graeme Kelley and Susan Acker at the Feathered Serpent Press, text set in Monotype Scotch and bound by Cardozo-James Binding Company. 8vo. 10 x 7 inches. [viii], (74) pp. Half-title, wood engraved frontispiece by Leon Gilmour, title page printed in 2 color inks, 7 illustrations, chapter heads within decorative borders, index, printer's device on colophon; text clean, unmarked. Red cloth spine, paper over boards with Berg coat-of-arms on front cover, spine titled in gilt, maps in end-papers, dust-jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight. KJ319-162. Fine. "The seven translated and edited letters in this collection were written from points in California, including San Francisco, Monterey, Yosemite, Fresno and Los Angeles. The author was a wealthy, titled and enterprising Hungarian." Includes Madden's extensive biographical Introduction. Harlan. Included in the Rounce & Coffin Club's Exhibition of Western Books. REFERENCE: Harlan, The Two Hundredth Book, No. 162.

Title: From Kapuvar to California, 1893. Travel Letters of Baron Gustav von Berg. Translated & Edited by Henry Miller Madden

Author Name: Baron Gustav von Berg (1828-1903)

Categories: Book Club of California,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: San Francisco: CA, Book Club of California: 1979

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: KJ319-162

Keywords: Baron Gustav von Berg, From Kapuvar to California 1893, Henry Miller Madden, Fine Press Limited Edition, Book Club of California, Travel, Graeme Kelley, Susan Acker, Feathered Serpent Press