Edward L. Wheeler. Bonanza Bill, Miner, or, Madam Mystery, the Female Forger: A Tale of the City of San Francisco. December 16, 1879. (Beadle’s
Half-Dime Library No. 125) 15 pp.
San Francisco in the 1870s, “the largest, the most lawless, and the
wickedest city upon the American Pacific coast, as all will allow.” San
Francisco portrayed as the most wicked of cities.
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