Lot 108 of 435:
Excellent reference on early California printing  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Early Printing in California: From Its Beginning in the Mexican Territory to Statehood, September 9, 1850
Author:
Fahey, Herbert
Place:
San Francisco
Publisher:
Book Club of California
Date:
1956
Description:

Illustrated with 16 plates after title-pages, newspapers, portraits, etc. (Folio), 35x25cm (13.5x9.5"), original black and green cloth, gilt-lettered red morocco spine label. One of 400 copies printed by the Grabhorn Press. 

An essential reference on the subject. GB 582; BCC 94.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Morocco spine label lifting a bit at one end; offsetting to endpapers; a near fine copy.
 
Item number:
291008
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