Paddle-Wheel Days in California. 5th pr.


MacMULLEN, Jerry. Paddle-Wheel Days in California. Illustrated by the author. [Foreword by Phil Townsend Hanna]. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, (Oct. 1946). Fifth Printing. Pp. (2),[i]-xiv,[1]-157,(3), + 12 p. of plates. Illustrated. Large 8vo, red cloth spine with green cloth boards. Contents: 1. A Ship Came In from Russia; 2. Around the Horn; 3. Dog Eat Dog; 4.One Should Not Take Liberties With Steam; 5. The Slim Princess; 6. Up Rive r to the South; 7. The Steamers Leave at Four; 8. Tricks of the Trade; 9. The River Has Teeth; 10. Up Bar! Down Bar!; 11. Beyond the Head of Navigation; 12. "You Get Off Here, Mister!"; 13. Deep Beneath Lake Mead; 14. "The Boats Are All on Fire!"; 15. The River Grows Dark; 16. And Then There Were the Ferries. With numerous appendices. Some light wear to spine ends, else vg. 20.00

Title: Paddle-Wheel Days in California. 5th pr.

Author Name: MacMULLEN, Jerry HANNA, Phil Townsend, foreword MacMULLEN, Jerry

Categories: 68,

Publisher: Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA, 1946,:

Seller ID: 76357

Keywords: NAUTICAL UNITED STATES MERCANTILE STEAMERS CALIFORNIA PADDLE-WHEELERS,