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  • Dillon, Richard H.
    GRIZZLY ADAMS: A Memorable Mountain Man. (Keepsake Number 1.)

    Edition: First printing.

    Davis, CA: University of California, Davis, 1966. First edition - One of 400 copies of this first keepsake in a series issued by the Library Associates of the University Library, Davis. A brief recounting of the life and death of Adams by his biographer. 12 pp. Laid in is a letter describing the first formal activity of the Library Associates as the annual meeting in 1966 at which Dillon spoke on Grizzly Adams.

    Condition: Fine in plain white stapled wrappers, with an attached outer printed wrapper of dark orange.

    Book ID: 20412
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  • SELECTED POEMS. by Fitzell, Lincoln.
    Fitzell, Lincoln.

    Edition: First printing.

    Denver: Allan Swallow, Publisher, (1955.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A collection of the award-winning author's poetry. Born in San Francisco, he spent most of his boyhood in the gold rush town of Mokelumne Hill in the Sierra foothills, and many of his poems reflect this experience. Includes In Plato's Garden (poems 1928-1939), A Sierra Year (1928-39), Lines to the Past (Poems of Places and People, 1946-1939), Lines to the Age (Songs , Epitaphs and Pastorals,1952-1946), and Morning Rise: A Soliloquy (dedicated to Robert Penn Warren.) 88 pp.

    Condition: SIGNED on the front endpaper. Near fine in very good dust jacket (toning to both book and dust jacket) From the collection of poet Elizabeth Harrod.

    Book ID: 44867
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  • CLIMB TO THE HIGH COUNTRY: Poems. by Hotchkiss, Bill.
    Hotchkiss, Bill.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback, issued simultaneously with hardcover.

    New York: Norton, (1978). First edition - A collection of poetry influenced by the mountains of the High Sierra, near Lake Tahoe and Desolation Wilderness. 61 pp.

    Condition: Very good in glossy illustrated wrappers (gift inscription inside front cover).

    Book ID: 75530
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  • ONE WAY TO ELDORADO. by Noble, Hollister.
    Noble, Hollister.

    Edition: Book club edition.

    Garden City, NY: Doubleday, (1954) dj. Hardcover - A "novel of railroading in the high Sierras." 222 pp. Dust jacket art by Ezra Jack Keats.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (nick to top of spine, lower corner of dj flap clipped)

    Book ID: 64205
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