Lot 236 of 253:
10 titles from the BCC  

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Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Ten volumes from the Book Club of California, 1992-2002
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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.

A selection of titles from the BCC. 

Includes:

  • Kurutz, Gary F. An Essay on a Bibliography of California and the Pacific West, 1510-1906 by Robert E. Cowan. With an Original Leaf from the Club's 1914 First Edition. 1993. BCC 201.
  • Davison, Richard Allan. Charles & Kathleen Norris: The Courtship Year. One of 400 copies. 1993.  BCC 202.
  • Garnett, Porter. Philosophical Writings on the Ideal Book. 1994. BCC 203.
  • Lewis, Oscar. A Widely Cast Net: Selections From the Work of a Veteran California Writer  One of 400 copies. 1996. BCC 205.
  • Layton, Grovenor. Artful Deeds in the Life of the Felon, Grovenor Layton ... A Tale of the California Gold Rush. One of 350 copies. 1998. BCC 208.
  • Stansy, Peter. Another Book That Never Was: William Morris, Charles Gere, The House of Wolfings. 1998. BCC 209.
  • Stauffacher, Jack Werner. A Typographic Journey: The History of the Greenwood Press and Bibliography, 1934-200. One of 450 copies. 1999. BCC 210.
  • Mawn, Geoffrey P. Jasper O'Farrell: Surveyor, Farmer, & Politician. One of 350 copies. 2001. BCC 214.
  • Sterling, George. Dear Master: Letters of George Sterling to Ambrose Bierce, 1900-1912. 2002. BCC 215.
  • D'Ambrosio, Joe.  A Memoir of  Book Design, 1969-2000. 2002.  BCC 216.
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Condition:
Occasional bit of light wear; generally fine.
 
Item number:
283940
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