Lot 286 of 443:
John Leighly California As An Island 1/450 copies  

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California as an Island

Leighly, John

San Francisco

Book Club of California



Illustrated with 25 map plates, some folding; hand-colored title page vignette. (Folio) 44x28 cm (13¾x8¼"), original brown morocco-backed pictorial boards with gilt-lettered spine. Includes prospectus and copy of Plate III. One of 450 copies printed by Robert Grabhorn and Andrew Hoyem.

Thorough examination of this fascinating period of California cartography. BCC 141; GHB 60.

Lot Amendments

Some wear to spine, including damage to top edge of front board; some internal toning and foxing; overall very good.

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