TODD, John. California and its Wonders … New edition, carefully revised and brought down to the present Time. London, T. Nelson and Sons, 1880.
Small 8vo. Original publisher's brown pictorial cloth, illustrated and lettered in gilt and black; pp. 208, highly illustrate with wood-engraved paltes in pagination, including two double-page size; chromolithographic school-prize bookplate on front fly-leaf; light offsetting from endpapers, otherwise near-fine.
This charming and scarce book deals with the climate, soil, and natural productions, mines, the big trees, the caves, Yosemite Valley, natural products, the highways, life on the Pacific slope, etc.