Lot 68 of 703:
Pen Sketches of Los Angeles 1896  

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Pen Sketches of Los Angeles


[Los Angeles]

A.G. Morehouse & C.E. Elstner



Unpaginated. Sketches, followed by photograph plates. On verso of most are advertisements for local Los Angeles businesses. (Oblong folio) 28x40 cm. (11x15¾), original brown cloth, lettered in gilt.

From the Press of the Times-Mirror Printing and Binding House. A very scarce work, containing many photographic views and drawings of businesses, homes, manufacturers, hotels, etc. in Los Angeles. A superb historical record of Los Angeles' economic and industrial history.

Lot Amendments

Wear and soiling to cloth; a few leaves with short tears; very good.

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