Lot 125 of 443:
Historical Pageant of Monterey illus by Jo Mora  

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Estimate:
$600 - $900

Title:
The Historical Pageant of the Monterey Peninsula: In Twelve Episodes Pictorially Rendered

Author:
Mora, Jo, illustrator

Place:
[Del Monte, CA]

Publisher:
[Del Monte Properties]

Date:
[1933]

Description:

[iv], 12 illustrated leaves. 30.3x13.1 cm. (12x5"), white wrappers with Hotel Del Monte crest on front cover.

Jo Jacinto Mora (1876-1947) was an American illustrator, author, and an Indian language interpreter for the U.S. Army, among many other things. He was an adventurer at heart, and a very talented artist. This booklet is scarce, only two located by OCLC WorldCat, and contains a preview of 12 magazine advertisements for the Hotel Del Monte, that were to be issued once a month during 1934.


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Condition:
Light wear to wrappers; about near fine.


 
Item number:
301501
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