Carson Valley: Historical Sketches of Nevada's First Settlement
Publisher: Carson Valley Historical Society
Date Published: 2000
Edition: Second printing
Book Id: 20794
144pp. Quarto [31 cm] Natural cloth covered boards with gilt stamped titles. Very good condition. The front free endsheet has a previous owner's first name. The dust jacket is in very good condition, with rubbing. There are several small closed tears in the edges.
From the jacket- "Through Carson Valley ran the last segment of the California Trail to be opened between Salt Lake City and Sacramento. It was a shorter and more easily traveled road than its nearest rival, the Donner pass to the north."