Lot 79 of 431:
SF Munic Reports-color folding map of Chinatown  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$270
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
San Francisco Municipal Reports for the Fiscal Year 1884-85, Ending June 30, 1885. Published by the Order of the Board of Supervisors
Author:
Place:
San Francisco
Publisher:
W.M. Hinton & Company
Date:
1885
Description:

xix, 710, [1], 340 appendix pp. 21.7x14.5 cm (8½x5¼), blind-stamped brown cloth with gilt-lettered spine.

 Appendix with many chapters, and including The Condition of the Chinese Quarter. Within this chapter is the color folding map of San Francisco's Chinatown, which identifies each building individually, and is color-coded to show "joss houses", opium dens, and places of prostitution. 

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Light bumps and rubbing at ends of somewhat darkened spine, soiling to cloth and mild edgewear; map slightly ill-creased; very good.
 
Item number:
303675
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