San Francisco: Spaulding, Barto & Co., Steam Book and Job Printers, 1878. 1st edition (Cowan II, p. 671; Rocq 5470). 60 pp. 2 folding maps. Other maps in text; wood engravings. 12mo. 7" x 4-1/2". Original publisher printed paper wrappers. Age-toning & light wear to the extremities, VG+ - Nr Fine. A nice copy. Item #46660
Wasson expounds on the mines and prospects of Bodie and Esmeralda in eastern California near Mono Lake. The two maps depict the town sites of Bodie and Aurora, as well as the adjacent mines.