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Ten volumes published by fine presses of San Francisco  

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Ten volumes published by fine presses of San Francisco


San Francisco

Book Club of California

Various dates


10 volumes. Mostly cloth and boards, some with jackets. Various limitations. First Editions. 

An assortment of titles from various fine presses of San Francisco; many from the Book Club of California, concerning San Francisco figures and locales. Provenance: Sandor Burstein.


  • Brown, Marion. San Francisco Old & New. With slipcase. Prospectus with original mailing envelope laid in. One of 500 copies. San Francisco: Grabhorn Press 1939. 
  • Davison, Richard Allan. Charles & Kathleen Norris: The Courtship Year. Prospectus laid in with original envelope. One of 400 copies. San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1993.
  • Harlan, Robert D. At the Sign of the Lark: William Doxey's San Francisco Publishing Venture. Purple cloth, gilt spine, glassine jacket. Prospectus laid in. One of 550 copies. 1983.
  • Hart, James D. A Tribute to Edwin Grabhorn & the Grabhorn Press. Boards with paper label, plain dust jacket. One of 1000 copies. Friends of the San Francisco Library, 1969.
  • Levinsohn, John L. Frank Morrison Pixley of the Argonaut. With plain paper jacket. San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1989.
  • Likins, Mrs. J. W. Six Years Experience As a Book Agent in California. Maroon cloth, spine label, plain paper jacket. Prospectus laid in. One of 400 copies. San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1992.
  • Norris, Frank. Collected Letters. With plain paper jacket. One of 500 copies. San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1986.
  • Pepper, Robert D. Oscar Wilde: Irish Poets and Poetry of the 19th Century. San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1972.
  • Splatt, Cynthia. Isadora Duncan & Gordon Craig: The Prose & Poetry of Action. Plain paper jacket. San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1988.
  • Thompson, Francis. Ode to the Setting Sun. Printed wrappers. One of 500 copies. San Francisco: Duddy & Kibbee Print. Co., 1928.

Lot Amendments

Some general light wear; all volumes very good or better, most near fine or fine.

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