The Californian. Volume One. Facsimile Reproductions of Thirty-eight Numbers, a Prospectus, and Various Extras and Proclamations, Printed at Monterey between August 15, 1846 and May 6, 1847.

San Francisco: John Howell - Books, 1971. Hardcover. 12.25" x 8.25". 172pp. Red illustrated cloth with gilt lettering. Fine condition. Printed by Lawton and Alfred Kennedy. This newspaper was the first printed in California. With a photo portrait of Robert Semple, one of the newspaper's co-publishers. Item #12789

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