Lot 130 of 455:
Brownshasta Ranch, Mount Shasta City  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$180
$300 - $500

Brownshasta Ranch, Mount Shasta City, Calif.






[28] pp. Illustrated throughout from photographs and artwork. (Oblong 8vo), illustrated wrappers. 

Very scarce and elaborate brochure on the 1500 acre Brownshast Ranch in Northern California which was for sale at the time. Only 1 copy located at OCLC, and no previous auction records were found.

The ranch was described as a "sportsman's paradise," ideal for a dude ranch, club, fishing, etc. The estate had to be settled and the ranch had to sell quickly, and thus was offered for $1,250,000 which at the time was about a quarter of its value. The ranch was the "renowned home of the famous Shasta horses."

Lot Amendments

Some general wear and soiling to wrappers; a few spots of foxing to interior; very good.

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