Lot 40 of 435:
Rare Beverly Hills land promotional 1920s  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$510
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Beverly Hills, California (wrapper title)
Author:
Ruess, Velma
Place:
Beverly Hills, CA
Publisher:
Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce
Date:
1920s
Description:

[24] pp. Illustrated from photographs. 27.5x20 cm (10¾x7¾"), wrappers.

Rare little promotional booklet for Beverly Hills and its real estate, stating on the first page, "This booklet is presented to you with the compliments of the Frank Meline Co. Incorporated, exclusive selling agents for the Rodeo Land and Water Company, original subdividers of Beverly Hills..."  On the final page is noted "Published by the Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce... Compiled by Velma Reuss. Photos by Keystone Photo Service. Printed by Carl A. Bundy Quill & Press." OCLC/WorldCat lists only one copy, at Yale University.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some wear, light stains to first and last pages; very good.
 
Item number:
287555a
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