Lot 48 of 431:
Early promotional LA history pamphlet  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$330
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Los Angeles City and County, Resources, Climate, Progress and Outlook
Author:
Davies, John M., compiler
Place:
[Los Angeles]
Publisher:
Los Angeles Board of Trade
Date:
1883
Description:

28 pp. (8vo) 20.3x13.4 cm (8x5¼"), printed self-wrappers, stitched, reinforced with tape.

OCLC/WorldCat only lists five copies in institutional libraries. This edition is not listed in Rocq, One of the earliest promotional histories produced in Los Angeles, pre-dating Rocq, CLH 2893 [1885], by the same writer, but a different printer.

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Condition:
Wrappers repaired with tape in a rather rough manner by the institution that held it; some stains within, some toning to pages, institutional stamp, call number and date; about very good.
 
Item number:
303896
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