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Meyers, William H.: Naval sketches of the war in California. Reproductions in full color of the sketches made by gunner William H. Meyers aboard the United States sloop "Dale" in 1846 and 1847 with a descriptive text by Captain Dudley W. Knox of the United States Navy and an introduction by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1939

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Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Single sheet, folded into six-sided brochure, 8vo; prospectus of a work published for Random House in an edition limited to 1000 copies. Integral order form addressed to Random House. With Roosevelt's introduction, reprinted in Life magazine, 8/28/39, laid in.

Arrangement

Arrangement follows the order of the original Excel inventory.

General

Author: Meyers, William H.

San Francisco: Grabhorn Press

Collection History

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Finding aid created via automated processes by Regine Heberlein, 2017.

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Meyers, William H.: Naval sketches of the war in California. Reproductions in full color of the sketches made by gunner William H. Meyers aboard the United States sloop "Dale" in 1846 and 1847 with a descriptive text by Captain Dudley W. Knox of the United States Navy and an introduction by President Franklin D. Roosevelt; Collection of Ephemera Relating to the Marketing of Books, RBD2, Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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  • Firestone Library (ex): Box B-000873

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