J. Ross Browne: Confidential Agent in Old California




Dillon, Richard H.. Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press (1965). First Edition. Cloth. xix, 218 pages. Illustrated. Index. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Jacket has small chips and tears. Contents clean and tight. “Extracts from Browne’s witty, humorous, and often satirical government reports enliven this biography of a builder and reformer of the West as he is followed from customhouse to post office in his efforts to assure the government of getting its money’s worth.” Book: Very Good. Dust Jacket: Very Good.