Lot 225 of 253:
10 titles from the BCC  

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Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Ten volumes from the Book Club of California, 1970-1974
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Place:
San Francisco
Publisher:
Book Club of California
Date:
Various dates
Description:

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

A selection of titles from the BCC. 

Includes:

  • Meyers, William H. Sketches of California and Hawaii by William H Meyers, Gunner, U.S.N Aboard the United States Sloop-of-War Cyane 1842-1843. One of 450 copies. 1970. BCC 136.
  • Jackson, Helen Hunt. Ah-Wah-Ne Days: A Visit to the Yosemite Valley in 1872. One of 450 copies. 1971. BCC 137.
  • Muller, J. California, Land of Gold, or Stay Home and Work Hard. One of 450 copies. 1971. BCC 138.
  • Littlejohn, David. Dr Johnson and Noah Webster: Two men & Their Dictionaries. With two matched leaves from Johnson's (1755) and Webster's (1828) dictionaries. One of 500 copies printed by Grabhorn-Hoyem. 1971. BCC 139.
  • Pierce, Richard, editor. Rezanov Reconnoiters California, 1806. One of 450 copies. 1972. BCC 140. 
  • Pepper, Robert D. Oscar Wilde: Irish Poets and Poetry of the 19th Century. 1972. BCC 142.
  • Baker, Hozial H. Overland Journey to Carson Valley & California. Cloth backed illustrated boards. 1973. BCC 143.
  • Craven, Tunis. A Naval Campaign in the Californias. One of 400 copies. [1973]. BCC 144.
  • Peck, G.W. Aurifodina or Adventures in the Gold Region. One of 400 copies. 1974. BCC 146.
  • Dreyfus, John, editor. Four Lectures by T.J. Cobden-Sanderson. One of 450 copies. 1974. BCC 147.
Lot Amendments
Condition:
Occasional light wear; all volumes near fine or better.
 
Item number:
283933
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