Lot 418 of 455:
SF History of Pacific Coast Metropolis 1st ed  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
San Francisco: A History of the Pacific Coast Metropolis

Author:
Young, John P.

Place:
San Francisco and Chicago

Publisher:
S.J. Clarke Publishing Co.

Date:
[1912]

Description:

2 volumes. Photogravure frontispiece, plates from photographs and facsimiles throughout; folding map. (4to) original three-quarter brown morocco and green cloth, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt, other edges untrimmed. No. 966 of an unspecified limited number of sets. First Edition.

A fine and detailed history of San Francisco, with many fine photographs and much attention given the earthquake and fire of 1906 and the city's subsequent rehabilitation. Cowan p. 905; Rocq 7973.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some rubbing and fading to covers and spine, extremities and corners rubbed with some loss; some toning to pages; overall very good.


 
Item number:
306387
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