Los Angeles: Carl A. Bundy Quill & Press, 1931. Illustrated. First Edition. Signed presentation from Blodget on the half-title page: “To Russell Brown, Compliments of Rush M. Blodget.” Little Dramas of Old Bakersfield is a collection of information after extensive research by the author; interviewing and corresponding with ancient pioneers, collecting letters, photographs and mementos, and then organizing them for his descendants. The book gives an amazingly accurate picture of Bakersfield in its rough early days. An uncommon book! Narrow 8vo., decorative cloth & boards, stamped in gilt, in the original dust jacket; 222 pages. Item #57323
Very Good (covers nice & bright; contents clean & tight); little wear & soil (few very tiny chips) d/j.