HIGH PRIEST OF CALIFORNIA [and] WILD WIVES. [New York]: Beacon [Universal Publishing and Distribution Corp., 1956]. Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Beacon #B130. Paperback original. Willeford misspelled as Williford on the front cover. HIGH PRIEST OF CALIFORNIA was previously published in 1953 and bound with FULL MOON, a Talbot Mundy novel, as a Royal Giant book. This is the first publication for HIGH PRIEST OF CALIFORNIA in a smaller format and it is the first publication of WILD WIVES. Minor creasing to lower rear cover, a fine copy. An uncommon book. (#125670).