PUT'S ORIGINAL CALIFORNIA SONGSTER 1858
San Francisco; D.E. Appleton & Co. 1858 . 64 pp. 5 7/8 x 4, original pictorial wrappers. Popular California Gold Rush songster comprising lyrics to several dozen California mining songs, such as The Fools of '49; Joaquin the Horse Thief; Away Up on the Yuba; California As It Is and Was; The Lousy Miner; the Sonora Filibusters; When I Went Off to Prospect; California Bloomer; Coming Around the Horn; etc. Cover illustration depicts miner at the diggings, cabin, river etc. Wheat. Cowan (I), p. 183. Greenwood 983 & 984. Wheat 162. Appears almost to have been unused, Fine+ condition. ca057 250.
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