Author Name Marryat, Frank
Title Mountains and Molehills or Recollections of a Burnt Journal
Book Condition As New
Publisher Time-Life Books 1982
ISBN Number 0809439980 / 9780809439980
Seller ID 016863
Hardcover, no JD. Time Life Books, 1982, reprinted from the London edition of 1855. As new. Frank Marryat arrived in June, 1850 in San Francisco and joined the new, scratching society of gold grubbers. He travelled with a pair of Englishmen and three bloodhounds, Marryat arived through the Golden Gate to find San Francisco again in ashes. He was a farmer, a hotel builder, an actor and a gold miner. He was only successful on the stage or writing. He died at 29, in 1855. This London edition facsimile contains eight color plates as well as the black and white engravings.
Price = 25.00 USD