California From the Conquest in 1846 to the Second Vigilance Committee in San Francisco a Study of American Character

By: Royce, Josiah

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This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and edge wear. The text pages are clean and bright. There is one folded plate in clean, bright condition. "Josiah Royce (November 20, 1855 – September 14, 1916) was an American objective idealist philosopher and the founder of American idealism. Royce, born in Grass Valley, California, on November 20, 1855. He was the son of Josiah and Sarah Eleanor (Bayliss) Royce, whose families were recent English emigrants, and who sought their fortune in the westward movement of the American pioneers in 1849. He received the B. A. From the University of California, Berkeley (which moved from Oakland to Berkeley during his matriculation) in 1875 where he later accepted an instructorship teaching English composition, literature, and rhetoric. While at the university, he studied with Joseph LeConte, Professor of Geology and Natural History, and a prominent spokesperson for the compatibility between evolution and religion. In a memorial published shortly after LeConte's death," (from Wikipedia)

Title: California From the Conquest in 1846 to the Second Vigilance Committee in San Francisco a Study of American Character

Author Name: Royce, Josiah

Categories: Californiana,

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1886

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Seller ID: A37283

Keywords: Californiana Josiah Royce American Commonwealths American History Californiana,