Lot 213 of 419:
view books & brochures for early SF  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$60
Estimate:
$100 - $150

Title:
View books of San Francisco

Author:
**

Place:
Various places

Publisher:

Date:
1897-1905

Description:
Includes: Glimpses of San Francisco. Photogravures, including one of an underground opium den in Chinatown. 5x6½, cloth boards. Cunningham, Curtiss & Welch, 1899. * Seeing San Francisco Aboard the Sight-Seeing Car. (Contains a pre-earthquake photograph of the Mark Hopkins Mansion and Museum, before it was reconstructed as a hotel.) 6x9, green wrappers. M. Kollmann, 1905. * San Francisco and California. 8x10, purple wrappers. L.H. Nelson Co., 1905. * Barlow, C. The Story of the Farallones. H.R. 5x7, wrappers. Library rubber stamp on front cover, text detached from wrappers. Taylor, 1897. Together four volumes. In the early days when buffalo still roamed Golden Gate Park, these view books provide the reader with pre-earthquake views of San Francisco.

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Condition:
Light to moderate edge wear to each, some spots of soiling to a few, rubbing, or fading to wrappers; condition varies a bit; generally very good overall.


 
Item number:
201022
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