The Diary Of A Forty-Niner by Alfred T. Jackson

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ContributionsChauncey L. Canfield (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages276
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9621423M
ISBN 101428612939
ISBN 109781428612938

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Joseph Gaer's Bibliography of California literature, 20 describes this book as written in the form of a diary, but fictional.' The diary of a forty-niner () reprints Canfield's publication.

Chauncey de Leon Canfield () first published "The diary of a forty-niner" inand 1, of the 2, copies in that edition were burned.

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About the Book This category is about Memoirists who write about a range of events, or about a specific event, that took place during their lives, sometimes in the form of a diary.

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Notes: Hardcover; Dust Jacket This title was originally published in San Francisco just before the earthquake. Most plates and copies were destroted in the fire which followed.

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Not all that glitters is gold, and gold mining was not the simple get-rich-quick scheme many thought it was. The Diary of a Forty-Niner draws readers into the day-to-day life of a prospector during the California Gold Rush.

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Canfield. Gold Dust by Donald Dale Jackson is a great book about the forty-niners. It's well written, throughly researched and documented. If you have an interest in reading factual accounts of these pioneers it's the book for you.

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Amos Steck (), Forty-niner: his overland diary to California: a pioneer Coloradan, prominent citizen, jurist, educator, builder, and philanthropist. Denver, Colo.: Range Press. Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide). Evidently, there are several editions of this book, the latest one listed as being published in Title: The Diary of a Forty-Niner Author: Chauncey L.

Canfield Publisher: M. Shepard Co., Length: pages. Here is the link to the edition I used in this post: (Google book LINK.). A Forty Niner’s Diary. PREFACE. His diary was written in a blank notebook 8×9 inches. The origi­nal hard leather covers of the book have been lost and only the leather spine remains; also, the original pages from March to October have disappeared.

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Stanford, CA: James Ladd Delkin, Near Fine in Near Fine dust-jacket First Edition. Stanford, CA: James Ladd Delkin; ; First Edition, California Centennial Classic x” ; Dark brown cloth with gilt lettering on spine; Pale yellow dust jacket with pale blue map illustration on front, brown lettering on front and spine, brown lettering and illustration on back; xxiii, 1, pp.

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