Two Rare Illustrated Gold Rush Titles by Alonzo Delano
[Gold Rush]. [Alonzo Delano]. Two Illustrated Gold Rush Titles.
Including: Pen Knife Sketches; or, Chips of
the Old Block. A Series of Original Illustrated Letters...
Sacramento: Published at the Union Office, 1853. First edition.
Octavo. 112 pages. With twenty-four full-page illustrations and two
vignettes by Charles Nahl (not reckoned within pagination). Bound
in modern full red cloth, spine ruled in gilt, brown morocco gilt
lettering label. Text soiled and foxed, one plate repaired. Very
good. [Together With:] Another Copy. Disbound, some leaves missing.
[Together With:] Old Block's Sketch-Book;
or, Tales of California Life. Sacramento: James Anthony
& Co., 1856. First edition. Octavo. [vi], 79, [1, blank] pages.
With fourteen (of fifteen) full-page illustrations by Charles Nahl
(not reckoned within pagination). Missing plate present in
facsimile. Bound in modern full rust cloth, red gilt morocco
lettering label. Text toned and soiled. Very good. From the
collection of Zita Books.
Hamilton 1110 and 1112. Zamorano 80, 29 (Old Block's). Streeter, 2800 (Old Block's; Pen Knife not in Streeter).
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