Lot 78 of 431:
San Francisco Blue Book, 1890  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
San Francisco Blue Book and Pacific Coast Elite Directory Being the Fashionable Private Address Directory and Ladies' Visiting and Shopping Guide...Season 1890-91
Author:
Place:
San Francisco
Publisher:
The Bancroft Company
Date:
1890
Description:

[22], iv, [2], 433, [1], +3 ad pp. Replete with turn of the century advertisements some folding. (8vo) period half-calf with marbled boards, green morocco spine labels lettered in gilt. 

"[A] full and complete list of the society people of San Francisco, Oakland...and of those whose position or wealth has made their names familiar; together with their City and Country residences. It also contains a list of the names and addresses of the California Colony in New York and vicinity, together with their Summer Residences." Also of note are the membership lists of the Bohemian Club and other social clubs. Call number written on heel of spine.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Moderate wear to binding, rubbing to spine and edges with some loss to spine labels; foldout ad for Monterey's Del Monte Hotel torn and split along fold; very good.
 
Item number:
303617
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