Reflections of a California Governor.

By: Low, Governor Frederick F.

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The texts of a "Memoir" (1877-1878) and an interview (1883) between Low and H.H. Bancroft, in which the ninth governor of California (1863-1867) reflected on his business and political life, with particular emphasis on the Gold Rush, the railroads, and the question of Chinese immigration. Club publication number 7. Limited to 310 copies, printed by the Grabhorn Press. 78 pp. Edited, with Preface and Notes by Robert H. Becker. Quarto. Pp. xiii, [1], 78. Frontis portrait in color. Initials printed in red, yellow and black. Notes, index. Half tan linen over red patterned boards, leather spine label, gilt. [Grabhorn: 605; Rocq: 6771].

Title: Reflections of a California Governor.

Author Name: Low, Governor Frederick F.

Categories: Californiana, Politics,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: Sacramento, Sacramento Book Collectors Club,: 1959

Binding: Decorative Cloth

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket, as Issued.

Size: 4to - over 9¾

Seller ID: 000254

Keywords: California