THE OVERLAND JOURNEY OF JOSEPH FRANCL THE FIRST BOHEMIAN TO CROSS THE PLAINS TO THE CALIFORNIA GOLD FIELDS. Introduction by Richard Brautigan. Illustrations by Patricia Oberhaus. San Francisco: William P. Wreden, 1968. Large octavo, pp. [1-8] 9-55 [56-64] [note: first and last leaves are blanks], illustrations by Patricia Oberhaus, pictorial boards, printed paper label affixed to spine panel. First edition. Limited to 540 copies. Francl traveled overland from Nebraska to California in 1854. With a fine, moving introduction by Richard Brautigan. A fine copy in unprinted white dust jacket. (#110013).
"540 copies have been printed in December 1968" on colophon page.