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Sketches of early California

Don DeNevi

Sketches of early California

a collection of personal adventures.

by Don DeNevi

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Chronicle Books in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California.
    • Subjects:
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- California.,
    • Gold mines and mining -- California.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementIntrod. and commentaries by Oscar Lewis. Compiled by Donald DeNevi.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF864 .D35
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 181 p.
      Number of Pages181
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4918488M
      ISBN 100877010719
      LC Control Number76171450

      Get this from a library! Early days in California. The growth of the commonwealth under American rule, With biographical sketches of pioneers,. [G W Sullivan]. Early Tales and Sketches, Volume 1 by Mark Twain About the Book. This collection brings together for the first time more than of Mark Twain's short works written between , the year of his first extant sketch, and , when he renounced his ties with the Buffalo Express and the Galaxy, resolving to "write but little for.

      - This board is about children's books about California history and California missions. See more ideas about California history, History books, Childrens books pins. From the Introduction: The second volume of this collection follows Clemens from his first days as a resident journalist in California, late in May , through the end of his first full year as a California resident, In this twenty-month period he wrote most of his work for the San Francisco Golden Era, the Morning Call, the Dramatic Chronicle, and the Californian.

      History of Yolo County, California, With Biographical Sketches of the Leading men and Women of the County, who Have Been Identified With its Growth and Development From the Early Days to the Present by Thomas Jefferson Gregory. Stock Illustration by skvoor 24 / Flag of California, USA. Drawings by yuiyui 16 / California Green Road Sign Illustration Drawings by Feverpitched 5 / California map. Black and white. Mercator projection. Clipart by skvoor 7 / California counties Stock Illustration by borat 17 / California(USA).


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