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Author: Robert Brainard Pearsall; Ursula Spier Erickson
Publisher: San Francisco, Hesperian House [1961]
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Pearsall, Robert Brainard, 1920-
Californians.
San Francisco, Hesperian House [1961]
(OCoLC)647121243
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Brainard Pearsall; Ursula Spier Erickson
OCLC Number: 1572397
Notes: Editors' names in reverse order in v. 2.
Description: 2 volumes 24 cm
Contents: v. 1. pt. 1. The Indians. pt. 2. Two Spanish rosaries. pt. 3. The rough and ready. v. One: Part 1, the Indians: Creation with serpent / The Diegueno --
The Coast Range and the Sierras / Dancing song for a Yokut Wedding / The Yokuts --
Sacramento Valley Drainage / The Maidu --
Coyote's gift of Light / The Gallinomero --
Girl into Woman / The Mohave Shoshones --
Coyote's Daughter's Husband / The Karok --
Girl and Coyote in Flood Time / The Chamahuevi --
The Ambition of a Wife / The Yaudanchi Yokuts --
Why the Authority is Divided / The Washoe --
RIse and Fall of the Prairie Falcon / The Gabrielano --
Cruelty in a Marriage / The Luiseno Shoshones --
Harvesting Song / The Shoshones --
The Chief of the Dead / The Tachi and Miwoks --
Part II, Two Spanish Rosaries: The Santa Barbara Coast / Juan Crespi --
Francisco Garces, O.F.M. / Pedro Font --
A Few Fathers are Complaining Somewhat / Junipero Serra --
Moment on a Journey / Junipero Serra --
The Legend of the China Poblana / The Legend of La Llorona / Deeds of Senor Juan Urdemales / O Blanca Virgen / Anonymous --
A Bell of San Gabriel / James Steele --
Your Excellency Perhaps May Laugh / Nicolai P. Resanov --
California Sport, and A Theme to Contemplate / Zenas Leonard --
The Ballad of Ramon Castillo / The Ballad of Jesus Cadenas / Adelita / Anonymous --
The Excellence of its Climat / Richard Henry Dana --
Meanwhiile in Washington / Four Presidents --
"Doctor" Marsh and "Captain" Sutter / John Bidwell --
Part III, The Rough and Redy Epoch: The Saints Can Be Supported There / Anonymous --
The California Tragedy / J. Quinn Thornton --
The Heathen Chinee / Bret harte --
The Society upon the Stanislaus / Bret Harte --
DIckens in Camp / Bret harte --
What the Bullet Sang / Bret Harte --
The Angelus / Bret Harte --
San Francisco from the Sea / Bret Harte --
A Secret of Telegraph Hill (Novella) / Bret Hatrte --
Fate / Bret Harte --
My New Year's Guests / Rollin M. Daggett --
A Song of Later Comers / Anonymous --
Chinatown and Women's Country / Orso / Henry Sienkiewicz --
Three Larceny Lyrics / Black Bart Bolton --
Industries and Indians of South California / Helen Hunt Jackson --
The Gringo Nation / Horace Bell --
The Bandit Sontag / Eva Evans and One Unknown --
Eleven Railroad Spikes / Various Hands --
The Old Pacific Capital / Robert Louis Stevenson --
The Poetry of the Promotion / Home of the Peach / A Lot that Cost him Nought / Cross Creek Ditch / La Ballona Song / Oakland's Noble Future / North to North Sacramento / Anonymous --
To a Face at a Concert / Eve's Daughter / The Foster-mother / Reverie / Home / Edward Rowland Sill --
Philosopher and Fire / Josiah Royce --
Part V, Machines: Joachin Murietta / To the Bards of S.F. Bay / SanDiego / Joaquin Miller --
Biters / John Muir --
Definitions / An Impostor /. A Trencher-knight / Mr. William Randolph Hearsh / Not Guilty / One Summer Night / The Secret of Macarger's Gulch / The Returned Californian / Ambrose Bierce --
Sailed / SIesta / Helen Hunt Jackson / Christmas Eve / Ina Coolbrith --
The Pocket Hunter / Jimville, A Bret Harte Town / Mary Austin --
The Man with the Hoe / The Tragedy . The Goblin Laugh / In High Sierras / In Death Valley / Edwin Markham --
The Third Circle / Frank Norris --
A Raid on the Oyster Pirates / People and Art / Love of Life / The Mexican / Jack London --
The Golden Whales of California / Vachel Lindsay --
Autumn in Carmel / The Commond Cult / The Passing of Bierce / Ocean Sunsets:III / A Mood / Father Coyote / The Black Vulture / George Sterling. v. Two Part VI, Economic Interpretations --
God's Harlequin / ALexander J. Cody, S.J. --
At Monterey / Alexander J. Cody S.J. --
The Drama of the Reclamation / Franklin Walker --
The Imperial Valley Strike / Robb Bernardo --
In Honor of Labor's Dead / Robb Bernardo --
Dead Man / James M. Cain --
I Horn Into Hollywood / Will Rogers --
The Ballad of William Hickman / Anonymous --
The Blond Dog / Louis Clyde Stoumen --
Concerning a Woman of Sin / Ben Hecht --
Crazy Sunday / F. Scott Fitzgerald --
Altagracia's Dying Party / Amanda M. Chase --
The Firl / Meridel Le Sueur --
Modoc County Cowboy / Anonymous --
Johnny Bear / John Steinbeck --
Helen, Thy Beauty is to Me / John Fante --
No More Sad Thoughts / George Mardikian --
Shine, Perishing Republic / Robinson Jeffers --
Clouds of Evening / Robinson Jeffers --
Hurt Hawks / Robinson Jeffers --
Post Mortem / Robinson Jeffers --
Continent's End / Robinson Jeffers --
Part VII, The Adjustment of Images: Requiem for the Spanish Dead / Kenneth Rexroth --
At Lake Desolution / Kenneth Rexroth --
On What Planet / Kenneth Rexroth --
A Christmas Note for Geraldine Udell / Kenneth Rexroth --
Delia Rexroth / Kenneth Rexroth --
The Daughters / Kenneth Rexroth --
O.K., Baby, This is the World / William Saroyan --
The Legend-makers / William Saroyan --
Irresistable Force / Herman Wouk --
A Smattering of Bliss / Virginia Faulkner --
How Near / William Justema --
No Place for a Puritan / William Justema --
The Whore at Easter / William Justema --
That Hill / William Justema --
Los Angeles at War / James Leigh --
Poems from The New Colony / Madeline Gleason --
Somebody Has to be Nobody / Budd Shulberg --
The World in the Evening / Christopher Isherwood --
Big Sur and the Good Life / Henry Miller --
Ozymandias, The Utopia that Failed / Aldous Huxley --
Hook / Walter van Tilburg Clark --
Project / Josephine Miles --
Orderly / Josephine Miles --
Message / Josephine Miles --
Reception / Josephine Miles --
Part VIII, The Scene: America / Allen Ginsberg --
The Fall of Mardou / Jack Kerouac --
29 March, 10;20 p.m. / Gil Orlovitz --
4 April, 1:45 p.m. / Gil Orlovitz --
5 June, 10 a.m. / Gil Orlovitz --
A Bull Market in Rebellion / Gil Orlovitz --
On Casting D.H. Lawrence / Herbert Feinstein --
Lenore and the Boys / Hamilton Wright --
The Fisherman from Chihuahua / Evan S. Connel, JR. --
Eagle Day / Esther R.B. Wagner --
Don Giovanni to the Very Nice New Virgin / James Broughton --
The Clever Troubadour of Amoret County / James Broughton --
The Shepherd's Urban Daughter / James Broughton --
Loony Tom's Song / James Broughton --
Five Poems / Muriel Loran --
Annul in Me My Manhood / Brother Antoninus, O.P. --
The South Coast / Brother Antoninus, O.P. --
Out of the Ash / Brother Atoninus, O.P. --
Was Peter Not Brought Up on Kascha? / Irena Parker --
Mother Lode, 1960 / Joseph McMahon --
The Desert / Michael Rumaker --
Quite the Largest Thing the World Has Seen / Bruce Dexter --
The Slide Area / Gavin Lambert --
The Dancing Ape / Jack Spicer --
Berkeley in Time of Plague / Jack Spicer --
Pychoanalysis: An Elegy / Jack Spicer --
Dog / Lawrence Ferlinghetti --
They Were Putting Up the Statue / Lawrence Ferlinghetti.
Responsibility: edited by Robert Pearsall [and] Ursula Spier Erickson.

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