Friday, June 23, 2017

History of the San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1851 by Mary Floyd Williams

Author Name    Mary Floyd Williams

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good

Type   Book

Edition   First Edition

Publisher    University of California 1921

Seller ID   017940

Hardcover, no DJ, in mylar cover. In very good condition, moderate bumping to corners and spine ends, binding is slightly loose, but hinges and joints are fully intact, a nice copy of this scarce work. Several leaves are unopened, indicating this copy may never have been read. A Study of Social Control on the California Frontier in the Days of the Gold Rush. University of California Publications in History, Volume XII. A detailed investigation of the vigilante activities in San Francisco that was to be the fore-runner of similar actions in other states, territories, and mining camps.


Price = 150.00 USD

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