AUCTION 23

 
 

 

 
 

1046. [FRÉMONT, JOHN CHARLES]. Lot of about 35 nineteenth- and twentieth-century imprints. Included are:

BASHFORD, Herbert & Harr Wagner. A Man Unafraid: The Story of John Charles Frémont. San Francisco, 1927.

BIGELOW, John. Memoir of the Life and Public Services of John Charles Fremont....New York, 1856.

BRANDON, William. The Men and the Mountain: Frémont’s Fourth Expedition. New York, 1955.

CARVALHO, Solomon Nunes. Incidents of Travel and Adventure in the Far West...Edited and with an Introduction by Bertram Wallace Korn. Philadelphia, 1954.

CHAFFIN, Tom. Pathfinder: John Charles Frémont and the Course of American Empire. New York, 2002.

DELLENBAUGH, Frederick S. Frémont and ’49: The Story of a Remarkable Career and Its Relation to the Exploration and Development of Our Western Territry, Especially of California. New York & London, 1914.

EGAN, Ferol. Frémont: Explorer for a Restless Nation. New York, 1977. Inscribed by author.

EYRE, Alice. The Famous Fremonts and Their America. The Fine Arts Press, 1948. Inscribed by the author.

FRÉMONT, Jessie Benton. Mother Lode Narratives...Edited and Annotated by Shirley Sargent. Ashland, 1970.

FRÉMONT, Jessie Benton. Souvenirs of My Time. Boston, 1887.

[FRÉMONT, Jessie Benton]. United States 47th Congress, 1st Session, Report No. 748. The Committee on Military Affairs, to whom was referred the petition of Jessie Benton Fremont, for relief in relation to the seizure of her property at Point San José, in San Francisco, for military purposes, in 1863....Washington, 1882.

FRÉMONT, John Charles. Geographical Memoir Upon Upper California in Illustration of his Map of Oregon and California...Newly Reprinted from the Edition of 1848 with Introduction by Allan Nevins and Dale L. Morgan and a Reproduction of the Map. San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1964.

FRÉMONT, John Charles. Narratives of Exploration and Adventure...Edited by Allan Nevins. New York, 1956.

FRÉMONT, John Charles. The Expeditions of John Charles Frémont: Volume 1. Travels from 1838 to 1844, Edited by Donald Jackson and Mary Lee Spence. Urbana, Chicago & London, 1970.

FRÉMONT, John Charles. The Expeditions of John Charles Frémont: Map Portfolio, Edited by Donald Jackson and Mary Lee Spence. Urbana, Chicago & London, 1970.

FRÉMONT, John Charles. The Expeditions of John Charles Frémont: Volume 2. The Bear Flag Revolt and the Court-Martial, Edited by Mary Lee Spence and Donald Jackson. Urbana, Chicago & London, 1973.

FRÉMONT, John Charles. The Expeditions of John Charles Frémont: Volume 2 Supplement. Proceedings of the Court-Martial, Edited by Mary Lee Spence and Donald Jackson. Urbana, Chicago & London, 1973.

FRÉMONT, John Charles. The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California, By Brevet Col. J.C. Fremont....Buffalo, 1851.

GOODWIN, Cardinal. John Charles Frémont: An Explanation of His Career. Stanford University, 1930.

HAFEN, LeRoy R.& Ann W. Hafen (eds). Fremont’s Fourth Expedition: A Documentary Account of the Disaster of 1848-1849 with Diaries, Letters, and Reports by Participants in the Tragedy. Glendale: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1960. 309 pp., folding map. 8vo, original green cloth, gilt-lettered spine. Fine in a plain brown d.j.

JAMES, George Wharton. Fremont in California. Los Angeles: Out West Co. Print., 1903. [32] pp., photographic illustrations. 12mo, original grey wrappers, stapled. Wrappers moderately worn, text lightly foxed, else very good. A scarce item.

JOHNSON, Kenneth M. The Fremont Court Martial. Los Angeles, 1968.

LEWIS, Ernest Allen. The Frémont Cannon, High Up and Far Back: Unraveling the Puzzle of the Brass Cannon Abandoned in 1844 and Never Recovered from California’s Sierra Nevada. Glendale, 1981.

NEVINS, Allan. Frémont: Pathmarker of the West. New York, London, & Toronto, 1955.

NEVINS, Allan. Frémont: The West’s Greatest Adventurer....New York & London: Harper & Brothers, 1928. ix [2, verso blank], 344 pp., frontispiece, plates + viii, [2, verso blank], 345-738 pp., frontispiece, plates. Large 8vo, original blue cloth, stamped in gilt. Light shelf wear, overall near fine. A solid set.

PREUSS, Charles. Exploring with Frémont: The Private Diaries of Charles Preuss, Cartographer for John C. Frémont...Translated and Edited by Erwin G. and Elisabeth K. Gudde. Norman, 1958.

RATHER, Lois. Jessie Frémont at Black Point. Oakland, 1974.

ROLLE, Andrew. John Charles Frémont: Character as Destiny. Normon & London, 1991.

SABIN, Edwin L. Adventuring with Carson and Fremont....Philadelphia & London, 1912.

SHANKS, John P.C. Vindication of Major General John C. Fremont, Against the Attacks of the Slave Power and its Allies, by Hon. John P.C. Sharks, of Indiana, in the House of Representatives, Tuesday, March 4, 1862. Washington: Scammell & Co., 1862. 21 pp. Foxing, else good. Partially unopened and unbound.

SMUCKER, Samuel M. The Life of Col. John Charles Fremont and His Narrative of Explorations and Adventures, in Kansas, Nebraska, Oregon and California. New York & Auburn, 1856.

SMUCKER, Samuel M. The Life of Dr. Elisha Kent Kane, and of Other Distinguished American Explorers....Philadelphia, 1859.

STEGMAIER, Mark J. & David H. Miller. James F. Milligan: His Journal of Fremont’s Fifth Expedition....Glendale, 1988.

UPHAM, Charles Wentworth. Life, Explorations and Public Services of John Charles Fremont. Boston, 1856.

($300-600)

Sold. Hammer: $300.00; Price Realized: $367.50.

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