Johnson, Kenneth M. Jose Yves Limantour v. the United States. Los Angeles: Dawson's Book Shop, 1961. 82 pp. map on front and rear pastedowns and endpapers. Brown cloth over marbled boards with gilt lettered spine, fine. Famous California Trials 1. Colophon 300 copies printed by Richard J. Hoffman. A fine copy. $30. * Joseph Yves Limantour (1812, Ploemeur, France - 1885, Mexico City, Mexico) was a French merchant who engaged in the California sea trade during the years preceding American occupation of that Mexican province in 1846. He was also known in California as Jose Limantour. Contents: Prelude; Background; Before the Commission; Before the district court; The last act; Finale.
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