A Boy's Book of Bear Stories. Jim Sleeper.

A Boy's Book of Bear Stories

Trabuco Canyon CA: California Classics, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. (not for boys); a Grizzly Introduction to the Santa Ana Mountains. 212 pp, end paper maps, ill. A comendium of Orange County, CA greatest bear stories (mainly about the Santa Ana Mountains. This was volume one in the Santa Ana Mountain Series but we do not know if other volumes were issued. Includes the story of the Monster of San Mateo, the largest bear ever taken and which remained a record for almost 100 years. Near fine in vg to vg+ dj. Short inscription to former owner back of front free end paper. A very scarce item. Almost never seen for sale. Fine / VG to vg+. Item #4359

Price: $300.00