Lot 67 of 627:
Nine volumes on California by the Book Club of California  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Nine volumes on California History published by the Book Club of California

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Place:
San Francisco

Publisher:
Book Club of California

Date:
Various dates

Description:

9 volumes, all in the original hardcover bindings, some with plain paper or glassine jackets. One signed by designer and illustrator Valenti Angelo. First Editions. 

Includes:

  • Allyn, Joseph Pratt. By Horse, Stage and Packet: The Far West Letters of Joseph Pratt Allyn. One of 450 copies. decorative boards, plain paper jacket. 1988.
  • Alvarado, Juan Batista. Vignettes of Early California.  Cloth backed boards, plain paper jacket. One of 650 copies. 1982.
  • Genini, Ronald and Richard Hitchman. Romaldo Pacheco: A Californio in Two Eras. brown cloth, plain paper jacket. One of 500 copies. 1985.
  • Hittell, Theodore H. El Triunfo De La Cruz.  Green cloth. Signed by designer and illustrator Valenti Angelo at the colophon. One of 400 copies. 1977
  • Kurutz, Gary F. Benjamin C. Truman: California Booster & Bon Vivant. Green cloth, plain paper jacket. One of 600 copies. 1984.
  • Mathes, W. Michael, editor. Spanish Approaches to the Island of California, 1628-1632. Decorative boards, glassine jacket. One of 400 copies. 1975.
  • Pierce, Richard A. H.M.S. Sulphur at California, 1837 and 1839. Cloth backed decorative boards. One of 450 copies. 1969.
  • Taylor, M. The Gold Digger's Song Book. Cloth backed decorative boards, jacket with gilt spine. One of 450 copies. 1975.
  • Walker, Franklin. The Seacoast of Bohemia. Decorative boards, paper spine label. One of 500 copies. 1966.

Lot Amendments

Condition:
Light wear and occasional light fading to bindings and jackets; all volumes very good or better.


 
Item number:
280019a
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