Lot 201 of 253:
8 titles from the BCC  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$192
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Eight volumes from the Book Club of California, 1951-1954
Author:
Place:
San Francisco
Publisher:
Book Club of California
Date:
Various dates
Description:

8 volumes. Generally cloth and boards. Various limitations. Includes:

  • Harte, Bret. San Francisco in 1866. 1951. BCC 78.
  • McIlvine, William. Sketches of Scenery and Notes of Personal Adventure in California & Mexico. With paper dust jacket. 1951. BCC 79.
  • Ransom, Will. Kelmscott Doves and Ashendene: The Private Press Credos with an Introduction By Will Ransom. Spine strip lacking. 1952. BCC 82.
  • Miller, Henry. Account of a Tour of the California Missions 1856. Vellum-backed patterned boards, slipcase. 1952. BCC 83.
  • Sutter, Johan Augustus. Pioneers of the Sacramento. With paper dust jacket. 1953. BCC 84.
  • Carmody, Francis J. translated and edited. Physiologus. The Very Ancient Book of Beasts, Plants and Stones, Translated from Greek and Other Languages. With paper jacket. 1953. BCC 85.
  • A Facsimile Edition of California's First Book, Reglamento Provicional. 1954. BCC 86.
  • Burgess, Gelett. Bayside Bohemia. 1954. BCC 87.

A selection of titles from the BCC. 

Lot Amendments
Condition:
General light wear; Will Ransom volume lacking spine strip; else all volumes very good or better.
 
Item number:
283927
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