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Goldrush Days With Mark Twain, Illustrated with Woodcuts By Henry J. Glintenkamp

Goldrush Days With Mark Twain, Illustrated with Woodcuts By Henry J. Glintenkamp

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Goldrush Days With Mark Twain, Illustrated with Woodcuts By Henry J. Glintenkamp

by Gillis, William R

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William R. Gillis. Goldrush Days with Mark Twain (H. Glintenkamp woodcuts). Copyright 1930. Albert & Charles Boni, NY. With an into by Cyril Clemens. RARE H. Glintenkamp WOODCUTS 6 woodcut illustrations included, Twain frontis (Three old friends), and 5 other historic and realistic woodcut illustrations. MEMOIRS. HISTORY OF NEVADA GOLDRUSH. Summary: Mr. Gillis was a friend of American author/humorist Mark Twain and was with him at Virginia, Nevada in the Goldrush days. In 1859 placer miners in the Great Basin discovered the largest gold and silver strike that had happened in the United States up until that time. RARE H. Glintenkamp WOODCUTS. Used. Good- Condition. 264 pages. Used. Good condition. First few pages are loose. Frontis is still affixed to binding. Green cloth boards gold titling. No titles left on spine. Spine is sunned.

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6 woodcut illustrations included, Twain frontis (Three old friends), and 5 other historic and realistic woodcut illustrations. MEMOIRS. HISTORY OF NEVADA GOLDRUSH.

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Bookseller
Mary Riversong Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
900GillisGoldrush
Title
Goldrush Days With Mark Twain, Illustrated with Woodcuts By Henry J. Glintenkamp
Author
Gillis, William R
Illustrator
H. Glintenkamp
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Good-
Jacket Condition
No DJ Included
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Albert & Charles Boni
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1930
Pages
264
Size
6 X 9 1/4
Weight
0.00 lbs
Keywords
Graphic Arts, Woodcuts, H. Glintenkamp, Frontis, Samuel E. Clemens, Cyril Clemens, Publishing, Newspaper, Press, Printing Press, Great Basin, Placer Mining, Gold Strike, Silver Hoarde, Silver Strike,
Bookseller catalogs
Trains; Mining and Manufacturing; Nonfiction; Memoirs; Journalism; Woodcuts; Travel and Exploration; True Adventure; History of Nevada; Western Literature;

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