Emperor Norton of San Francisco

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Emperor Norton of San Francisco
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Kramer, William M. EMPEROR NORTON OF SAN FRANCISCO: A LOOK AT THE LIFE AND DEATH AND STRANGE BURIALS OF THE MOST FAMOUS ECCENTRIC OF GOLD RUSH CALIFORNIA. Santa Monica: Norton B. Stern, 1974. 12mo, original purple cloth, gilt. (2), 66, (2) pages; illustrated. Fine. Ex John J. Ford, Jr. library. One of only 300 copies issued of this fascinating biography of this famous eccentric, who issued paper money in his guise of Emperor of the United States.