Lot 177 of 253:
6 early volumes from the BCC  

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Six volumes from the Book Club of California, 1931-1933


San Francisco

Book Club of California

Various dates


6 volumes. Generally cloth and boards. Includes:

  • Lewis, Oscar. The Origin of the Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County. Folding facsimile of Sonora Herald bound in at rear. No. 3  of 250 copies printed by the Grabhorn Press. 1931. BCC 39.
  • Venner, To[bias]. A Briefe and Accurate Treatise of Tobacco. Morocco-backed decorative boards, spine lettered in gilt, slipcase. 1 of 200 copies. 1931. BCC 40.
  • Buchan, John and Van Antwerp, William C. Sir Walter Scott 1832-1932.  Leather-backed paper-covered boards. Some sunning to spine. One of 300 copies. 1932. BCC 42.
  • Reedy, William Marion. The City That Has Fallen: Reprinted from Reedy's Mirror, April 26, 1906. One of 350 copies. 1933. BCC 43.
  • Stoddard, Charles Warren. Charles Warren Stoddard's Diary of a Visit to Molokai in 1884 With A Letter From Father Damien to His Brother in 1873. One of 250 copies. 1933. BCC 44. 
  • Vizcaino, Sebastian. 1602: The Voyage of Sebastian Vizcaino. One of 240 copies. 1933. BCC 45.

A selection of early volumes from the BCC. 

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General light wear; all volumes very good.

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