Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1990. Hardcover. Small 4to. Quarter burgundy cloth with gilt lettering and green paper over boards, pictorial dust jacket. xiii, 529pp. Illustrations, map endpapers. Very good/very good. Faint binding and spine wear. Item #48239
Attractive, tight first edition of this study of the California region and the forces that made it what it is today -- "The Story of an American Eden," boasts jacket front panel.