Lot 263 of 541:
Rare Post-Office List of California 1860  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$240
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Post-Office List of the State of California, Sacramento, Jan. 1860 (wrapper title)

Author:

Place:
Sacramento

Publisher:
Chas. T. Botts State Printer

Date:
1860

Description:

52 pp. (8vo) 23x14 cm (9x5½"), original printed wrappers.

Lists State Officials with post office address, and then lists of names for various post offices by county around the state, which would appear to be names of those holding Post Office boxes. OCLC/WorldCat locates only three copies, at the Sacramento Public Library, the University of California Berkeley, and UCLA.

Provenance: J. Carpenter, 1/4/97

 


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Bookplate of Bancroft Library on inside front wrapper with withdrawn stamp, small rubberstamps on p.1, cloth remnants along joints from previously being in library binder, partial University of California Library Berkeley slip affixed to rear wrapper; later stitching on spine. Some light wear to wrappers, overall very good.


 
Item number:
271027a
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