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50 years of Monterey, California history and art journal  

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Noticias del Puerto de Monterey


Monterey, California

The Monterey History and Art Association



Volume I, Number 1 - Volume LV, Number 4. 165 issues; the first 112 issues are bound in three full brown buckram volumes with gilt titles and the remaining 53 issues are in original stapled wrappers. Textual photographs and illustrations.

A nearly complete, fifty-year run of this journal dedicated to the history and art of the Monterey Bay region.  Holographic notations and a 2004 typed letter signed (TLS) from the Monterey History & Art Association indicate which numbers were not published. Provenance: From the library of distinguished Southern California historian Doyce B. Nunis, Jr. (1924-2011), who edited the Historical Society of Southern California's respected journal Southern California Quarterly for 43 years. 

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Minor edgewear and soiling to a few later issues; very good.

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