New York: Neale Publishing Company, 1917. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Duodecimo. 5 x 7.5 in. ii, 235 +  pp. Frontispiece portrait of the author. POS on half title, very good, tight copy in original orange cloth lettered in gilt on the upper cover and spine. Item #32658
Fascinating autobiographical account of a man who traveled West to seek his fortune near the beginning of the California Gold Rush. He also pursued ranching and various other enterprises. Signed on the front free endpaper by Carlisle Abbott.