Eldorado or Adventures in the Path of Empire by Bayard Taylor Vol. 1. (1967) hardcover book


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Bayard Taylor with Illustrations by the Author - Eldorado or Adventures in the Path of Empire: Compromising a Voyage to California, via Panama; Life in San Francisco and Monterey; Pictures of the Gold Regin, and Experiences of Mexican Travel

Glorieta, New Mexico: The Rio Grande Press, Inc., 1967 (reprinted from the 1850 first edition). Hardcover. 8vo. Illustrated. Blue boards with gold lettering. No dust jacket. 255pp., including the index. Fair condition. SOme bowing outward from the front board. Toning, scratching, foxing, smudging, and areas of discoloration to the outer/inner boards, endpapers, pages of the text, and the text-block edge. "Rio Grande Press" stamped in red ink to the lower left-hand corner of the rear, inner board.

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