Tales of California from the history and folklore of the Far West [by] Hector Lee. Illustrated by Sam Sirdofsky.

Author
Lee, Hector, 1908-1992 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
[Santa Rosa, Calif., Printed by Letter Shop Press; distributed by Utah State University Press, Logan, 1974]
Description
vii, 124 p. illus. 22 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Library of Congress genre(s)
Anecdotes [Browse]
Contents
Father Florian's secret.--The siege of Sebastopol.--Once upon a winter night.--Hatfield the rainmaker.--The shadows from Lookout Bridge.--Sontag and Evans.--The Russian and the lady.--The last train from Luffenholtz.--The spirit of Joaquin.--William B. Ide, the hero of Sonoma.--Diamonds from the Big Rock Candy Mountains.--You can't win 'em all.--A mountain that was named by fate.--The dream and the curse of Sam Brannan.--When Malay Pete went up.--High spirits.--Black Bart, shotgun poet.--Lola Montez and Lotta Crabtree.--Fifteen seconds to kill.--Ishi--the man.
ISBN
0874210704
LCCN
74019213 //r973
OCLC
1054261
Statement on language in description
Princeton University Library aims to describe library materials in a manner that is respectful to the individuals and communities who create, use, and are represented in the collections we manage. Read more...
Other views
Staff view

Supplementary Information