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Title The Buyers' manual and business guide : being a description of the leading business houses, manufactories, inventions, etc., of the Pacific coast, together with copious and readable selections, chiefly from California writers / compiled by J. Price and C.S. Haley.

Imprint San Francisco : Francis & Valentine, 1872.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Centennial Room    R PAS LC 658 B992 1872    Available
Description v, 192, 16 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Note Cover title: Tales, sketches, poetry and music.
"In addition to the business guide proper ... selections in prose and verse, chiefly from California authors, among whom will be found the names of Frank Bret Harte, Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain) ... [et al.]"--Pref.
Includes first publication of "The public to Mark Twain" (p. 44) and his reply (p. 45).
Source: Gift of Frances R. Friedman, June 15, 1992. DLC
Contents (Partial)--The celebrated jumping frog of Calaveras County, by Mark Twain, p. 9-12.--Entertaining history of the scriptural panoramist, by Mark Twain, p. 13-14.--The public to Mark Twain, and his reply, p. 44-46.--"Mark Twain" in New York. His speech at "The Aldine" dinner, p. 74-76.--My first interview with Artemus Ward, by S. J. [sic] Clemens (Mark Twain), p. 97-99.
Subject Business enterprises -- California.
California -- Miscellanea.
California -- Literary collections.
Added Author Price, Jacob.
Haley, C. S. (Charles Stanwood)
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Selections. 1872.
Roy J. Friedman Mark Twain Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
Added Title Tales, sketches, poetry and music.

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