GEORGE YOUNT: The Kindly Host of Caymus Rancho

San Francisco: Grabhorn Press, 1941. First edition, limited to 200 copies. Hardcover. Quarto, original natural linen spine and marbled boards; [10], (126) pp. Frontispiece portrait, 2 full-page illustrations, folding genealogical table at rear. Spine moderately spotted, corners lightly bumped else fine. Near fine. Item #19608

George Concepcion Yount (1794-1865) was one of the first Americans to settle in California. After a long career as trapper, explorer, trailblazer, he obtained a land grant in the Napa Valley in 1836; he was the first white settler there. Grabhorn Bibliography 347.

Price: $300.00

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