Title: Les Chercheurs d'or, ou les Mines de la Californie, 19th Century
Author: Armand de Solignac; Melanie Thoviste
Publisher: Limoges, Barbou Freres
An extremely scarce 19th century edition of de Solignac’s Gold Diggers, or the Mines of California.
This edition is bound in a richly decorated and ornate cartonnage binding of the period, with gilt against pink. There is a lithograph central panel.
Worldcat records 6 copies of this edition in libraries.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 163 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in good shape, with some rubbing and staining to the binding. The upper rear hinge is split and peeling. There is foxing throughout.