Lot 82 of 455:
Rare Placer County promotional 1913  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$360
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Placer County, California: The Land of Sunshine, Fruit & Flowers
Author:
Place:
[Auburn, Cal.]
Publisher:
Auburn Chamber of Commerce
Date:
1913
Description:

[12] pp. Illustrated from photographs; 2 maps. 17x25.5 cm (6¾x10"), original pictorial wrappers. First Edition.

Rare promotional piece for Placer County, the main part of the text (pp.5-12) comprising  "Enlarging the Bear River Canal: A part of our development work in the Sierras" by H.M. Cooper, reprinted from Pacific Service Magazine, January, 1913. Only one copy is listed in OCLC/WorldCat, at the University of California Davis.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some staining and foxing to wrappers, neat repairs to spine and edges; also to some marginal tears within; very good.
 
Item number:
305306
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