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AN ENGLISHMAN, INTRODUCTION BY GEORGE P. HAMMOND - 1830: On the Ambitious Projects of Russia in Regard to North West America, with Particular Reference to New Albion and New California by an Englishman

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The Book Club of California, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. The Book Club of California. 1955. Limited edition of 350 copies. 79 pages, frontis map. Printed at the Allen Press, Kentfield, handset on Bulmer type and printed in two colors on Rives paper from France. White spine over gray boards with small cyrillic letters in red. Title in English on spine in red. Book Club prospectus for the book laid in. French mould made Ingres gray paper over the boards and a white parchment-paper spine, with titles in red; red end-papers are from the Fabriano mill (Allen,No. 17, p.41) Ancona Province, Italy. A near fine copy. Also has embossed calling card of Mrs. Frank Hamilton Short in original envelope laid in. Note: F.H. Short [1862-1920] was a prominent lawyer in Fresno, California and also served on the State Board of Comissioners for the Preservation of Yosemite Valley. Very Good .
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 66.75 | £UK 57.75 | JPą 8394] Book number 74183

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