Breadbasket of the World. California's Great Wheat-Growing Era: 1860-1890. Book Club of California, Richard Hilkert, Oscar Lewis, eds.

Breadbasket of the World. California's Great Wheat-Growing Era: 1860-1890.

San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1984. Illus. with b/w plates. Sm. Obl. 4to. Self wrappers. First edition. Keepsakes issued to members of the Book Club of California during 1984. Oscar Lewis, intro. Fine copies. Item #40456

Numbers One through Ten of a series of Ten Keepsakes issued to members of the Book Club of California during 1984. I: Introduction and Table of Contents. II: Dr. Glenn, "Wheat King." III: Planting Time. IV: The Harvest. V: The Journey Begins. VI: Transfer Point. VII: Port Costa. VIII: The Grain Fleet. IX: Isaac Friedlander, Wheat Merchant. X: The Octopus.

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