Lot 136 of 613:
San Francisco Bay 1816 Grabhorn 1936  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
A Sojourn at San Francisco Bay 1816 by Adelbert von Chamisso, Scientist of the Russian Exploring Ship Rurik

Author:
Chamisso, Adelbert von

Place:
San Francisco

Publisher:
Book Club of California

Date:
1936

Description:

Illustrated with seven color collotype plates after drawings, including frontispiece, first published in 1822, by the Rurik's artist Louis Choris. (Folio) original cloth-backed boards. One of 250 copies printed by the Grabhorn Press.

An additional color plate laid in. GB 256; Howes C277; BCC 50.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some wear to extremities; very good.


 
Item number:
287399
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