The Silverado Squatters. Robert Louis Stevenson.
The Silverado Squatters.
The Silverado Squatters.
The Silverado Squatters.
(Arion Press)

The Silverado Squatters.

Kenna, Michael (illus.)

San Francisco: Arion Press, 1996. Octavo. xvi, 108pp. One of 250 copies, signed by the artist. Illustrated with sixteen photographs of majestic Western landscapes by Michael Kenna. A travel narrative written by Stevenson while honeymooning in California. On their journey, he and his new wife, Fanny Osbourne, stayed at an abandoned mining camp called Silverado, which later served as the inspiration for one of Stevenson's best known characters, Long John Silver. Introduction by Oscar Lewis. A fine copy in cork-covered boards and cloth spine with cork label. Prospectus laid in. Item #28373

(Arion Bibliography 48).

Price: $650.00

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