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296 "Abstract Log" kept by Capt. Philip Dumaresq on a Voyage from New York to Canton, China, in 1849 Dumaresq, Philip (Ship Log Books) "Abstract Log" of voyage from New York to Canton, 1849 1848 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,500
54 "Come to California: the Land of Sunshine and Sights to See" - broadside page from a newspaper (California) The lure of California during WWI January 26, 1918 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
423 1915 photograph of notorious inter-racial couple in San Francisco Chinatown (Chinatown – Photograph) 1915 Photo of notorious Chinatown inter-racial couple 1910-1915 $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
Current absentee: $30
(2 bids)
96 2 original movie studio press books for movies relating to Japanese-American internment in World War II (Japanese-American Internment - films) 2 pressbooks for movies relating to Japanse-American wartime internment 1959-1960 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
42 6 Day Bike Race: Third [Fourth & Seventh] International Race, Dreamland Auditorium, San Francisco... (California - San Francisco - Bicycle Races) Rare bike race programs from 1930's 1935-[1937?] $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
194 7th Cavalry requisition document signed by Captain E.S. Godfrey (Godfrey, E.S.) E.S. Godfrey requisitions undies on the frontier 1878 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
162 A Brief History of the Modern Whaling Industry West Coast Whaling Company (Whaling) A Brief History of the Modern Whaling Industry, 1912 1912 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
360 A Canoe of the Sandwich Islands, the Rowers Masked Webber, John (Cook, James) Masked rowers of the Sandwich Islands c.1785 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
430 A Collection of Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo and Ventura Pamphlets & Ephemera Kruska, Dennis and Stuart R. Robinson Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo and Ventura Ephemera Bibliography 2003 $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
Current absentee: $30
(3 bids)
436 A Comprehensive Atlas Geographical, Historical & Commercial Bradford, T[homas] G[amaliel] (Maps & Atlases) Bradford's Comprehensive Atlas 1835 1835 $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
311 A Comprehensive Atlas Geographical, Historical & Commercial - with rare map of Texas Bradford, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford's Comprehensive Atlas w/rare Texas map 1835 1835 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
78 A Descriptive Hand-Book of the Great Overland Route between Europe and Australia, China, Japan and India... (wrapper title) (Erie Railway Company) Hand-Book of the Great Overland Route 1876 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
165 A History of the Ninety-Fifth Regiment Illinois Infantry Volunteers Wood, Wales W. History of the Ninety-Fifth Regiment Illinois Infantry 1865 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
397 A Map of North America Denoting the Boundaries of the Yearly Meetings of Friends and the Locations of the Various Indian Tribes Religious Society of Friends (Native American) Locations of Indian Tribes in U.S. 1844 [1844] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
84 A Master's Guide to Building a Bamboo Fly Rod Garrison, Everett and Hoagy B. Carmichael Building a Bamboo Fly Rod, 1/128 copies [1977] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
443 A Memoir of the Honourable Sir Charles Paget...and Reminiscences of My Life and Family Paget, Edward Clarence Memoir of Sir Charles Paget by E.C. Paget 1911 $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
Current absentee: $10
(1 bid)
226 A Mission to Gelele, King of Dahome - Volumes III and IV of the Memorial Edition of the Works of Richard Burton Burton, Richard Burton's A Mission to Gelele, King of Dahome 1893 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
237 A Narrative of an Exploratory Visit to each of the Consular Cities of China, and to the islands of Hong Kong and Chusan, in behalf of the Church Missionary Society, in the years 1844, 1845, 1846. Smith, George (China) China through eyes of Hong Kong Bishop, 1847 1847 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
308 A Narrative of Missionary Enterprises in the South Sea Islands Williams, John A Narrative of Missionary Enterprises 1841 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
293 A Narrative of the Briton's Voyage to Pitcairn's Island; Including an Interesting Sketch of the Present State of the Brazils and of Spanish South America Shillibeer, John A Narrative of the Briton's Voyage to Pitcairn's Island 1818 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
439 A New and Improved School Atlas, to Accompany the Practical System of Modern Geography Olney, J. (Maps & Atlases) With U.S. map showing independent Texas 1837 1837 $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
Current absentee: $10
(1 bid)
163 A Picture of Pioneer Times in California, illustrated with Anecdotes and Stories taken from real life Grey, William, pseud. (White, William F.) White, William H. A Picture of Pioneer Times in California inscribed 1881 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
142 A Portrait of Pancho. The Life of a Great Texan: J. Frank Dobie Bode, Winston (Texas) The Life J. Frank Dobie signed by two 1/150 1965 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
4 A Report of the Decision of the Supreme Court . . . in the Case of Dred Scott versus John F. A. Sanford Howard, Benjamin C. (African-American, 1857) Dred Scott v. Sandford, 1857 1857 $1,500 - $2,000
Starting bid:
$750
25 A Soldier's Story Bradley, Omar N. Omar Bradley A Soldier's Story 1st Edition Signed [1951] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
106 A Stove-Up Cowboy's Story McCauley, James Emmit A Stove-Up Cowboy's Story 1st Edition in DJ 1943 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
299 A Tarantasse Journey through Eastern Russia in the Autumn of 1856 Spottiswoode, William Spottiswoode's Tarantasse Journey through Russia 1856 1857 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
113 A Thousand-Mile Walk to the Gulf Muir, John John Muir Thousand Mile Walk to the Gulf 1916 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
127 A Time to Heal: The Autobiography of Gerald R. Ford Ford, Gerald R. (Presidents) Gerald Ford's A Time to Heal Signed 1979 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
301 A True and Impartial Journal of a Voyage to the South-Seas, and Round the Globe, in His Majesty's Ship the Centurion, under the Command of Commodore George Anson Thomas, Pascoe Pascoe with Anson around the world, 1745 1745 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$750
454 A View of the Soil and Climate of the United States of America: with Supplementary Remarks Upon Florida: on the French Colonies on the Mississippi and Ohio, and in Canada; and on the Aboriginal Tribes of America Volney, C[onstantin] F[rancois] 1804 View of the Soil and Climate of the United States 1804 $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
Current absentee: $20
(2 bids)
303 A Voyage Round the World, in the Years 1800, 1801, 1802, 1803, and 1804 in which the Author Visited the Principal Islands in the Pacific Ocean, and the English Settlements of Port Jackson and Norfolk Island Turnbull, John Turnbull's Voyage Round the World First Edition 1805 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
304 A Voyage Round the World, in the Years 1800, 1801, 1802, 1803, and 1804; in which the Author Visited the Principal Islands in the Pacific Ocean Turnbull, John Turnbull's A Voyage Round the World 1st US ed. 1810 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
258 A Voyage Round the World; But More Particularly to the North-West Coast of America performed in 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788 in The King George and Queen Charlotte, Captains Portlock and Dixon Dixon, George Round the world to the Northwest coast, 1789 1789 $4,000 - $6,000
Starting bid:
$2,500
291 A Voyage Round the World; But More Particularly to the North-West Coast of America: Performed in 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788, in the King George and Queen Charlotte, Captains Portlock and Dixon Portlock, Nathaniel Portlock's Voyage Round the World 1789 1789 $4,000 - $6,000
Starting bid:
$2,500
Current absentee: $2,500
(1 bid)
247 A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean, for Making Discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere. Performed under the Direction of Captains Cook, Clerke, and Gore. In the Years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779, and 1780 (caption title) Cook, James Cook's 3rd Voyage condensed, with 13 plates c.1800 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$250
241 A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean. Undertaken, by the Command of His Majesty, for Making Discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere. Performed under the Direction of Captains Cook, Clerke, and Gore, in His Majesty's Ships the Resolution and Discovery; in the Years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779, and 1780 Cook, James and James King Cook's 3rd Voyage with atlas plates bound in 1785 $8,000 - $12,000
Starting bid:
$6,000
406 A' Gradiskai Határörzö Regement Vidékenek Táblája - Districtus Legionis Limitaneae Gradiscanae Spiegl, Johann, engraver Rare map of region in southern Croatia 1811 1811 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
133 Account of the Adventures of Mrs. Frank B. Sammis & Edna Allen Sammis - April 28, 1915 - July 7, 1915 - On Their journey to California Sammis, Edna & Mrs. Frank B. Handwritten Travel Journal to California from 1915 1915 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
249 Account of the Russian Discoveries Between Asia and America. To Which are added, the Conquest of Siberia, and the History of the Transactions and Commerce Between Russia and China Coxe, William Coxe's Account of Russian Discoveries 1804 1804 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
192 Affidavit of Alfred Fosettee regarding the loss of a black horse and the ensuing unsuccessful search - signed by Francis Marion Gibson and countersigned by William Badger (Gibson, Francis Marion and William Badger) Affidavit signed by F.M. Gibson and William Badger 1878 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
193 Affidavit of Sergeant Henry Sholl regarding the theft of 26 wagon covers and two S.S. ambulance lead harnesses at Fort Rice - signed by Francis Marion Gibson and countersigned by William Badger (Gibson, Francis Marion and William Badger) Affidavit signed by F.M. Gibson and William Badger 1878 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
269 Album of Taste and Fashion, and Book of Commercial and General Information [including] Golden Guide to London [Hennelle, George] Folio tourist guide to the city of London, 1879 [1879] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
123 Album with 14 albumen photographs, of Yosemite, San Francisco etc., + one of the Columbia River Taber, Isaiah W. (Photographs - California) Albumen photos of Yosemite & San Francisco by Taber c.1880-90 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
215 Alfred H. Terry - signed carte-de-visite photograph (Terry, Alfred H.) Autographed CDV of Alfred H. Terry No date $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
221 All Round the World: An Illustrated Record of Voyages, Travels, and Adventures in All Parts of the Globe Ainsworth, W.F. All Round the World, W.F. Ainsworth [1861] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
16 Alvarez: Adventures of a Physicist Alvarez, Luis W. Louis Alvarez: Adventures of a Physicist inscribed [1987] $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
353 America Cluver, Philip Cluver's America with California as an island 1661 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
374 America Heylyn, Peter Heylyn's Map of America California an Island [1703] $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
388 America Moll, Herman Herman Moll California as an Island 1723 1723 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
137 America's National Game: Historical Facts...Evolution, Development and Popularity of Base Ball with Personal Reminiscences of its Vicissitudes, its Victories and its Votaries Spalding, Albert G. Baseball America's National Game, 1st Ed. variant binding 1911 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
409 America's Only Folk-Lore Character Paul Bunyan's Pictorial Map of The United States Depicting Some of His Deeds and Exploits (United States) Paul Bunyan's Pictorial Map of The US, 1935 [1935] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
329 Americae Nova Tabula Blaeu, Willem Blaeu map of North & South America c.1633 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
349 Amerique [Anonymous] (California as an Island) Amerique w/California as an island 1700s [17__?] $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
272 An Account of the Pelew Islands, Situated in the Western Part of the Pacific Ocean, Composed from the Journals and Communications of Captain Henry Wilson, and Some of His Officers, Who, in August 1783, Were There Shipwrecked, in the Antelope, a Packet Belonging to the Honourable East India Company Keate, George Keate's Account of the Pelew Islands 1788 1788 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
262 An Account of the Polynesian Race: Its Origin and Migrations and the Ancient History of the Hawaiian People to the Times of Kamehameha I Fornander, Abraham Fornander's The Polynesian Race, 1890 1890 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
453 An American Original: The Life of J. Frank Dobie Tinkle, Lon Signed, Limited Tinkle on Dobie 1978 $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
Current absentee: $10
(1 bid)
435 An Atlas of Ancient Geography compiled from original Authorities for the Use of Schools Arrowsmith, Aaron (Maps & Atlases) Arrowsmith, Atlas of Ancient Geography 1829 1829 $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
Current absentee: $10
(1 bid)
305 An Authentic Narrative of Four Years' Residence at Tongataboo, one of the Friendly Islands, in the South-Sea [Vason, George] Vason's Four years residence in Tonga, 1810 1810 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
86 Andrew Jackson Potter, The Fighting Parson of the Texan Frontier. Graves, H.A. Andrew Jackson Potter, The Fighting Parson of the Texan Frontier, 1st Ed. 1882 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
73 Appreciation of loved ones who made life rich for many. My father, John Francis Cross; my mother, Sarah Jane Cross Cross, Lilian A. Family Account of California Pioneer Couple Signed 1933 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
138 Archive of Adrian F. Michaelis, producer and program manager for Standard Oil Company's The Standard Hour radio broadcast, also known as The Standard School Broadcast (Standard School Broadcast) Archive of radio producer Adrian Michaelis [1930's-1960's] $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
208 Archive of twelve documents from Chief Clerk Daniel O. Drennan's papers (Miles, Nelson A. and Philip Sheridan) Drennan papers w/ signatures of Sheridan and Miles Various dates $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
265 Arctic Rovings Hall, Daniel Weston Hall's Arctic Rovings, 1861 1861 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
363 Asiae, quae vulgo Minor Dicitur, et Syriae, Tabula Geographica D'Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D'Anville's Asia Minor from Homann Heirs, 1783 1783 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
309 Atlas des Enfans, ou Nouvelle Méthode pour apprendre La Géographie, avec un Nouveau Traité dé la Sphere, et XXIV Cartes Enluminées [bound with, as issued] Nouveau Traité de la Sphere [Schneider, J.H.]. (Atlas des Enfans) Atlas des Enfans 1778 1778 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
310 Atlas du Cosmos, contenant les cartes géographiques, physiques, thermiques, climatologiques..., etc., applicables à tous les ouvrages de sciences physiques et naturelles, et particulièrement aux oeuvres d'Alexandre de Humboldt et de François Arago, dressées par M. Vuillemin ... Barral, Jean-Augustin Physical atlas based on Humboldt 1867 1867 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
316 Atlas of eight jigsaw maps circa 1840 with box Fremin, A.R., Ambroise Tardieu (Games and puzzles) Atlas of 8 jigsaw maps circa 1840 with box [c.1840] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
320 Atlas of the Voyage round the World Krusenstern, Adam Johann von Facsimile of Krusenstern's Atlas from 1813 [1970] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
321 Atlas universel de géographie ancienne et moderne.... Lapie, Pierre, and Alexandre Emile Lapie Lapie's Atlas Universel 1829 1829-[1833] $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
312 Atlas Universel de Géographie Physique, Politique et Historique. Ancienne et Moderne... Brué, Adrien Hubert Brué's 1822 Atlas Universel 1822-[1827] $1,500 - $2,000
Starting bid:
$750
181 Autograph expense report signed "Gen. G.A. Custer" on U.S. Army document (Custer, George Armstrong) Black Hills gold rush document signed by Custer 1875 $6,000 - $9,000
Starting bid:
$3,000
177 Autograph Letter to writer Carolyn Wells signed by Elizabeth Custer on her personal stationery (Custer, Elizabeth) Signed letter from Libbie to writer Carolyn Wells 1910 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
224 Axis in Agony! Artzybasheff, Boris Axis in Agony! by Boris Artzybasheff 1st Ed. 1944 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
225 Banks' Florilegium: A Publication in Thirty-four Parts of Seven Hundred and Thirty-eight Copperplate Engravings of Plants Collected on Captain James Cook's First Voyage Round the World in H.M.S. Endeavour, 1768-1771 Banks, Joseph, Daniel Charles Solander and Sydney Parkinson Banks' Florilegium, printed from original copper plates 1980-1990 $5,000 - $8,000
Starting bid:
$2,500
5 Behind the Scenes. Or, Thirty Years a Slave and Four Years in the White House Keckley, Elizabeth (African-American, 1868) Elizabeth Keckley Behind the Scenes 1868 1868 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
31 Beverly Hills, California: Midway between Los Angeles and the sea [Reuss, Velma, compiler] (California - Beverly Hills) Beverly Hills promotional booklet 1920's [1920's] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
228 Bill of lading for cargo shipped from Canton aboard the Ship Active by Robert Hare and Thomas Davy, and bound for Philadelphia (China Trade) Bill of lading for China trade, 1806 January 8, 1806 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
103 Bill of lading for shipment from Hong Kong to San Francisco signed by ship master John B.R. Cooper & Jacob P. Leese Leese, Jacob P. & John B.R. Cooper Signed by Jacob P. Leese & John B.R. Cooper, 1849 1849 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
350 Bird's-Eye View of the Key Route System, showing Oakland, Berkeley, Piedmont, Claremont, Alameda, Richmond and Intervening Territory, Served by the Key Route and its Affiliated Lines. The area covered by this map is approximately seventy-five square miles Green, Charles (California) Bird's-eye Oakland & adjacent area 1911 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
Current absentee: $550
(2 bids)
136 Black Hills Views (South Dakota) Black Hills Views 1903 [1903] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
145 Bohemia Under Austrian Depotism. Being An Autobiography By Anthony M. Dignowity, M. D. Of San Antonio, Texas Dignowity, Anthony M. , M. D. (Texas) Texas Civil War Autobiography scarce 1859 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
159 Bohn's Hand-Book of Washington. Beautifully Illustrated with Steel Engravings of all Public Buildings and the Government Statuary Lanman, Charles (Washington, D.C.) With map & views of Washington D.C. 1858 1858 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
34 Bond prospectus for Warner Bros. Hollywood Theatre (California - Hollywood) Warner Bros. build Hollywood Theatre, 1926 1926 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
33 Book of Rates No. 3 California. For the Use and Guidance of Fire Underwriters (California - Fire Insurance) Insurance rates in California, 1910 1910 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
277 Borneo and the Indian Archipelago, with Drawings of Costume and Scenery Marryat, Frank S. Exploring Borneo in 1840's 1848 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
174 Boston Corbett - autographed calling card with Bible verse in his hand on reverse; with additional clipped signature framed with cartes-de-vistite of Lincoln, John Wilkes Booth, and the Avenger of Lincoln himself, Thomas H. "Boston" Corbett (Corbett, Boston - Lincoln's Avenger) Signed with Bilbe quote by the Avenger of Lincoln No dates $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
419 Boswell's Journal of A Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL.D. Pottle, Frederick A. and Charles H. Bennett (Boswell, James) Boswell in the Hebrides 1936 $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
Current absentee: $20
(2 bids)
44 Boulevard Lighting Standards... Design 12 O'Shaughnessy, M.M., City Engineer (California - San Francisco) Blueprints for San Francisco Streetlight c.1930 c.1930 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
45 Boulevard Lighting Standards... Design 16 O'Shaughnessy, M.M., City Engineer (California - San Francisco) Blueprints for San Francisco Streetlight c.1930 c.1930 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
456 Boxing Match before Capt. Cook at Owhyhee (Hawaii) Sandwich Islands, Thursday, Jan. 28th, 1779 from am unpublished drawing by James [sic] Webber, draughtsman to the Expedition Webber, John James Cook at Hawaiian boxing match [1919] $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
429 Buffalo Jones' Forty Years of Adventure Inman, Colonel Henry, compiler Buffalo Jones' Forty Years of Adventure 1899 $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
12 Cab Calloway's famous 1939 Jazz 'Jive Dictionary' [with] Prof. Cab Calloway's Swingformation Bureau Calloway, Cab (African-American, 1939) Classic 1939 Black Jazz ‘Dictionary’ and quiz book 1939 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
52 California McCarthy, John Russell, editor (California Series) California series signed by California pioneers [1928-1929] $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
53 California for the Home Maker: Some facts of interest to men who work for themselves (California) Guide for relocating to California 1908 1908 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
83 California: A History of Upper and Lower California Forbes, Alexander Forbes History of Upper and Lower California 1937 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
58 Californian (Californian Newspaper) Third issue of the Californian newspaper, 1846 Saturday, August 29, 1846 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
56 Californien Ueber Beffen Gevolkerung Und Gesellschaftliche Zustlande, Politische, Religiose Und Schul-verhaltffe, Handel, Industrie, Minen, Ackerbau U. F. W. Ruhl, Karl (California) Karl Ruhl's Californien w/color maps 1867 1867 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
242 Captain Cook's Original Voyages, Round the World: performed by Royal Authority. Containing the Whole of his Discoveries in Geography, Navigation, Astronomy, &c. With Memoirs of his Life, and particulars relative to his Unfortunate Death (Cook, James) James Cook's Three Voyages to the Pacific c.1815 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
Current absentee: $500
(1 bid)
198 Captain Myles Keogh cabinet card photograph (Keogh, Myles) Albumen photo of Cptn. Myles Keogh, 7th Cavalry No date $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400