History of the big bonanza: an authentic account of the discovery, history, and working of the world renowned Comstock silver lode of Nevada; including the present condition of the various mines situated thereon; sketches of the most prominent men interested in them; incidents and adventures connnected with mining, the Indians, and the country; amusing stories, experiences, anecdotes, &c., &c. and a full exposition of the production of pure silver. By Dan De Quille. (William Wright.) Profusely illustrated. Sold by subscription only
American Publishing Company. San Francisco, Cal., A. L. Bancroft & Co.
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Another edition: 1877 CU, DLC, UHi, UPB
Includes early Mormon activity in Nevada, p. 20–26. Introduction by Mark Twain
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