Lot 108 of 627:
San Francisco Directories for the Years 1867 and 1872  

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

Title:
San Francisco Directories for the Years 1867 and 1872

Author:

Place:
San Francisco

Publisher:
Henry G. Langley

Date:
1867, 1872

Description:

2 volumes. (8vo) 23x15 cm (9x6") newer cloth backed boards, gilt spines. Includes:

  • iii-xcvi, 698 + 86 ad pp. New endpapers. Advertisements at front and rear. A few  ad leaves lacking at front and rear. Lacking map. Volume split into two separate pieces at pp. 224-225.  Wear, soiling, and rubbing to boards, joints cracked; rear hinge cracked, toning and scattered light foxing.

  • San Francisco Directory for the Year Commencing March, 1872. 64-692 pp. Incomplete. Includes only the general alphabetical directory through most of the letter "W". OCLC cites the full volume at 916 pp. Lacking map. Wear and rubbing to front board and spine, rear board lacking; front hinge reinforced with cloth tape, offsetting to front pastedown and first page, worm damage at bottom page corners through p. 69. Only one listing found at OCLC.

2 scarce early San Francisco directories. Though incomplete, still very desirable volumes.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Both volumes as described above.


 
Item number:
280051a
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