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141 William Wright ( Dan DeQuille, pseud.), DAN DEQUILLE OF THE BIG BONANZA.
San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1980. First edition, limited to 650 copies. Cloth backed patterned boards with gilt spine titl A fine copy in a plain white dust jacket. 128 pp. 10 x 7 1/2. 
Frontis. port., illus. with sketches by DeQuille, notes. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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142 William Wright ( Dan DeQuille, pseud.), Edited and with an introduction by James J. Rawls. Forward by Oscar Lewis. DAN DE QUILLE OF THE BIG BONANZA.
San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1980. First edition, limited to 650 copies. Linen backed patterned boards with gilt spine titl A fine copy in an original plain white dust jacket. This has become quite scarce. 127 (2) pages. 10 x 7 1/2. 
Frontis. portrait, illustrated with three portraits from photographs and pencil sketches by the author, notes. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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143 Williams, Henry T., editor, THE PACIFIC TOURIST. WILLIAMS' ILLUSTSTRATED TRANS-CONTINTENTAL GUIDE OF TRAVEL, FROM THE ATLANTIC TO THE PACIFIC OCEANT....A COMPLETE TRAVELERS GUIDE OF THE UNION AND CENTRAL PACIFIC RAILROADS.
New York: Henry T. Williams, 1879 Bound in brown, pressed cloth with gilt-stamped ti Light shelf wear, front is slightly cracking, former owner's gift inscription on the front, free end paper, A Union Pacific R. R. "General News Agent's" oval stamp on front, free end paper. Pages lightly age-toned. Else, a Very Good to Near Fine Copy of an excellent overalnd railroad guide. 342 pages, plus Index and 3 pages of ads including 
Illustrated throughout with full and partial page scenic plates. Also portraits with an interesting full pages collage of "Representative Mormons" including Brigham Young. A guide book outlining the railroad route across the U.S. just a few years after the completion of the trans-continental railroad. A large amount of intormation on the towns and states and points of interests along the route. Includes Yellowston, Salt Lake City, The Rocky Mountains, the mines of the Comstock in Nevada, Yosemite, The Sierra Nevada and much, much more. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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144 Williams, Mary Floyd, editor. PAPERS OF THE SAN FRANCISCO COMMITTEE OF VIGILANCE OF 1851.
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1919. First edition. Vol. Four of Publications of the Academy of Pacific Coast History. Blue cloth, gilt spine title. Former owne's small inscription on front endpaper, slight shelf wear, else a very good, tight copy. 906 pages. 9 1/4 x 6 1/4. 
Illus. with photographs and facsimiles, fold-out map, appendix, index. Rocq, California Local History, 11490. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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145 Wilson, Iris Higbie, WILLIAM WOLFSKILL, 1798-1866: FRONTIER TRAPPER TO CALIFORNIA RANCHERO.
Glendale: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1965. First edition, limited to 2010 copies. Western Frontiersman Series XII. Red cloth with top edges stained and other pages u Fine, bright condition. No dust jacket. 268 pp. 9 5/8 x 6 3/4. 
Frontis. port., illus.(listed), maps, ports., facsms., biblio, index. Clark & Brunet 272. Paher 2176. "Wolfskill was a Missouri fur trapper and Santa Fe trader who blazed a new trail to California. An important biography of a major pioneer."-Clark. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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146 Wilson, Rufus Rockwell, OUT OF THE WEST.
New York: The Press of the Pioneers, 1933. First edition. Black cloth with title and vignette in gilt on fro Very Good copy in a chipped and rubbed dust jacket. 452 pages. 9 1/2 x 6 5/8. 
Illus. title page, Illustrated with text and plate drawings by Sidney Fletcher, index. Adams Herd 2542. Paher 2182. Six-Guns 2423-"scarce". Most major aspects of west are covered: The Mountain Men, Oregon Trail, California Trail and Gold Rush, Pony Express, Comstock Lode, etc. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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147 Woolley, Lell Hawley, CALIFORNIA, 1849-1913 OR THE RAMBLING SKETCHES AND EXPERIENCES OF SIXTY-FOUR YEARS' RESIDENCE IN THAT STATE.
Oakland: DeWitt & Snelling, 1913. First edition. Original grey printed wraps. Spine and part of covers sun faded else near fine. Very scarce, 48 pp. 9 x 6. 
Frontis. port. Rocq 12908. Wooley was a member of the vigilance committee of 1856. Also overland from Independence in 1849, mining and early California. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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148 Yount, Geoge C., GEORGE C. YOUNT AND HIS CHRONICLES OF THE WEST: COMPRISING EXTRACTS FROM HIS "MEMOIRS" AND FROM THE ORANGE CLARK "NARRATIVE."
Denver: Old West Publishing Company, 1966. First edition, limited to 1250 copies. Attractive brown and beige pictorial cloth. Corners slightly bumped and slight shelf wear, else fine. 250 pp. 10 1/2 x 7 1/4. 
Frontis watercolor, illustrated with plates from watercolor sketches, photographs, large folding map on inside of back cover, index. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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