Lot 73 of 382:
John Leighly California As An Island 1/450 copies  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$228
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
California as an Island
Author:
Leighly, John
Place:
San Francisco
Publisher:
Book Club of California
Date:
1972
Description:

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.

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Condition:
Light wear at spine ends, hints of soiling else fine.
 
Item number:
309809
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