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16 Alvarez: Adventures of a Physicist Alvarez, Luis W. Louis Alvarez: Adventures of a Physicist inscribed [1987] $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
18 The United States with an Excursion into Mexico Handbook for Travelers Baedeker, Karl Baedeker's United States first edition 1893 1893 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
22 New Tracks in North America: A Journal of Travel and Adventure whilst Engaged in the Survey for a Southern Railroad the Pacific Ocean Bell, William A. Bell, New Tracks in North America, Color Lithographs 1870 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
23 Pioneer Artists of Taos Bickerstaff, Laura M. Pioneer Artists of Taos, signed by Bert G. Phillips 1955 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
24 New-England judged, by the spirit of the Lord. In two parts. First, Containing a brief relation of the sufferings of the people call’d Quakers in New-England, from the Time of their first Arrival there, in the Year 1656... to anno 1665 Bishop, George George Bishop, Quakers in New England 1703 1703 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
25 A Soldier's Story Bradley, Omar N. Omar Bradley A Soldier's Story 1st Edition Signed [1951] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
27 Resources of the Pacific Slope: A Statistical and Descriptive Summary of the Mines and Minerals, Climate, Topography, Agriculture, Commerce, Manufactures, and Miscellaneous Productions, of the States and Territories West of the Rocky Mountains. With a Sketch of the Settlement and Exploration of Lower California Browne, J. Ross J. Ross Browne Resources of the Pacific Slope 1869 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
28 Gold Rush: The Journals, Drawings and other Papers of J. Goldsborough Bruff, Captain, Washington City and California Mining Association, April 2, 1849 - July 20, 1851 Bruff, J. Goldsborough Bruff's Gold Rush Journals, Drawings, and Papers 1944 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
29 Kino and the Cartography of Northwestern New Spain Burrus, Ernest J. Spanish Exploration, Cartography of the Southwest 1965 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
60 North American Indians: Being Letters and Notes on their Manners, Customs, and Conditions, Written During Eight Years' Travel Amongst the Wildest Tribes of Indians in North America, 1832-1839 Catlin, George Catlin's North American Indians 1913 edition 1913 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
67 My Life on the Range Clay, John John Clay My Life on the Range [1924] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
68 Three Years in California Colton, Walter Three Years in California, Walter Colton 1852 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
70 Voyage au Golfe de Californie Grands Courants de a Mer...Description de la Sonora et de ses Richesses Minerales. De la Basse Californie, ses Volcans, ses Produits... Combier, C[yprien] Voyage au Golfe de Californie by Combier [1864] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
72 Our New Music: Leading Composers in Europe and America - inscribed Copland, Aaron Aaron Copland Our New Music - inscribed [1941] $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
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
74 Histoire de la Conquete de la Floride De la Vega, Garcilaso Explorations of De Soto in North America French Ed. 1709 1709, 1711 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
75 Proceedings of the Friends of a Rail-Road to San Francisco, at Their Public Meeting, Held at the U.S. Hotel, in Boston, April 19, 1849. Including an Address to the People of the U. States; Showing that P. P. F. Degrand's Plan is the Only One, as yet Proposed, Which Will Secure Promptly...by a Single Act of Legislation, the Construction of a Railroad to California, in the Shortest Time Allowed by its Physical Obstacles Degrand, P. P. F. Pacific Railroad proposal SF 1849 1849 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
76 Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey, Made Under the Direction of the Secretary of the Interior Emory, William H. US & Mexican boundary survey H.R. issue 1857-59 1857 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
77 The Missions and Missionaries of California Englehardt, Zephyrin Englehardt's Missions and Missionaries of California 1913-1930 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
79 Report of the Secretary of the Interior, in Answer to a resolution of the Senate calling for information in relation to the operations of the commission appointed to run and mark the boundary between the United States and Mexico (with) Part II: . . . Additional correspondence relative to the operations of the commission, etc. 31st Congress, 1st Session. Ex. Doc. No. 34 Ewing, Thomas Boundary between the United States and Mexico 1850 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
80 Sketches of America. A Narrative of a Journey of Five Thousand Miles Through The Eastern and Western States of America Fearon, Henry Bradshaw Henry Bradshaw Fearon Sketches of America 1819 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
81 Personal Reminiscences of Early Days in California...To Which is Added the Story of His Attempted Assassination by a Former Associate on the Supreme Bench of the State. By Hon. George C. Gorham Field, Stephen J. Reminiscences of Early Days in California - presentation copy [1893] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
83 California: A History of Upper and Lower California Forbes, Alexander Forbes History of Upper and Lower California 1937 $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
85 Photograph portrait of razor blade entrepreneur King Gillette, inscribed and signed on the mount Gillette, King C. Signed by razor blade entrepreneur King Gillette 1906 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
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
87 Stolen Kisses Griswold, Frank Gray Stolen Kisses by Frank G Griswold, signed 1914 1914 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
88 The Life of Rev. John Clark Hall, Rev. B. M Native American missions in Wisconsin, Texas 1856 1856 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
89 The Overland Monthly, Devoted to the Development of the Country Harte, Bret, editor The Overland Monthly Vols. I-XI, 1868-73 1868-1871 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
90 The Journal of Lieutenant John McHenry Hollingsworth of the First New York Volunteers [Stevenson's Regiment], September 1846-August 1849 Hollingsworth, John McHenry Journal of Lt. John McHenry Hollingsworth 1 of 50 1923 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
91 The Child Captives: A True Tale of Life Among the Indians of the West Hosmer, Margaret Kerr The Child Captives, 1st Ed. [1870] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
93 Scenes of Wonder and Curiosity in California...including the Mammoth Trees of Calaveras; Caves and Natural Bridges; the Yo-Semite Valley; the Mammoth Trees of Mariposa and Frezno; Mount Shasta... Hutchings, James Mason Scenes of Wonder and Curiosity in CA, 1st ed. [1860] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
94 Ramona: A Story [and] two related volumes. Jackson, Helen Hunt Helen Hunt Jackson's Ramona and related volumes 1900 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
95 Exposition Memories: Panama-California Exposition, San Diego, 1916 - inscribed James, George Wharton George Wharton James Exposition Memories inscribed 1917 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
99 Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation in 1838-1839 Kemble, Frances Anne Residence on a Georgian Plantation 1st Edition 1st Issue 1863 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
100 Round Cape Horn. Voyage of the Passenger-Ship James W. Paige, from Maine to California in the Year 1852 Lamson, Joseph Journey round the horn in 1852 1878 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
101 The Larkin Papers: Personal, Business, and Official Correspondence of Thomas Oliver Larkin, Merchant and United States Consul in California Larkin, Thomas Oliver All Eleven Volumes of Larkin papers, Inscribed & Signed 1951-1968 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
102 Manuscript receipt signed by Thomas O. Larkin, for $1,209 from the Brig Eveline in repayment Larkin, Thomas Oliver Receipt signed by Thomas O. Larkin Feb. 14, 1849 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
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
105 The Western Pony Leigh, William Leigh's The Western Pony in jacket [1933, but 1935} $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
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
111 Travels to the Westward of the Allegany Mountains, in the States of the Ohio, Kentucky, and Tennessee, in the Year 1802 Michaux, F[rancois] A[ndre] Michaux's Travels the Allegany Mountains 1st Ed. 1805 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
113 A Thousand-Mile Walk to the Gulf Muir, John John Muir Thousand Mile Walk to the Gulf 1916 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
120 Journal of an Exploring tour beyond the Rocky Mountains, under the direction of the A.B.C.F.M.: containing a description of the geography, geology, climate, productions of the country, and the numbers, manners, and customs of the natives: with a map of Oregon territory Parker, Samuel Parker's Tour Beyond the Rockies with map 1846 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
122 Letter from General John J. Pershing to American singer and songwriter Carrie Jacobs Bond, congratulating her on the song "A Perfect Day" Pershing, John J. Black Jack Pershing writes from headquarters in France, 1917 September 10, 1917 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
132 The Scouting Expeditions or McCulloch's Texas Rangers; or the Summer and Fall campaign of the Army of the United States in Mexico - 1846 ... Reid, Samuel C. McCulloch's Texas Rangers by Samuel Reid 1848 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
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
134 Old Concord Her Highways and Byways Sidney, Margaret Margaret Sidney's Old Concord Her Highways and Byways, inscribed 1893 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
135 The Annals of San Francisco; Containing a Summary of the History of the First Discovery, Settlement, Progress, and Present Condition of California... Soulé, Frank, John H. Gihon and James Nisbet Annals of San Francisco, 1855 1855 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
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
140 The American Harmony; Or, Royal Melody Complete Tans'ur, William The American Harmony: or, Royal Melody Complete 1771 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
153 Three reports by John B. Trask on the geology of California Trask, John B. Trask reports on California geology 1854-55 1854, 1855 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
154 The Life, Times and Treacherous Death of Jesse James. The Only Correct and Authorized Edition... Triplett, Frank The Life, Times and Treacherous Death of Jesse James 2nd issue 1882 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
160 The Bear-Cat Musketeer 1924-5 Watkins, Rolin G. & Moro, Jo The Bear-Cat Musketeer 1924 & 1925 1924-5 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
161 Thrilling Adventures of Hunters in the Old World and the New Watson, Henry C. Watson's Thrilling Adventures of Hunters, 1853 1853 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
164 Memorial of A. Whitney, Praying a grant of public land to enable him to construct a railroad from Lake Michigan to the Pacific Ocean Whitney, Asa Asa Whitney's proposal for a railroad to the Pacific 1846 $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
167 Viage a los Estados-Unidos del Norte de America Zavala, Lorenzo de Lorenzo de Zavala's Voyage to North America 1st Ed. 1834 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
219 Lectures on Natural and Experimental Philosophy Adams, George Adams' Natural & Experimental Philosophy 1st Edition 1794 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
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
222 How to Ski by the French Method Allais, Emile How to Ski by the French Method, 1947 [1947] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
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
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
227 Journal. By Frances Anne Butler Butler [Kemble], Frances Anne 'Fanny' Kemble's American Travel Journal 1st Edition 1835 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $160
(2 bids)
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
244 The Journal of H.M.S. Endeavour, 1768-1771. By Lieutenant James Cook Cook, James Facsimile of James Cook journal on 1st voyage 1977 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
245 The Journal of H.M.S. Resolution, 1772-1775 Cook, James Facsimile of James Cook journal on 2nd voyage 1981 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
246 The Journals of Captain James Cook on His Voyages of Discovery Cook, James The Journals of Captain James Cook [1999] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
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
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
250 Koamalu: A Story of Pioneers in Kauai and of What They Built in That Island Garden Damon, Ethel M. Signed by Ethel M. Damon 1931 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
251 The Alaska Boundary Davidson, George Davidson's Alaska Boundary 1903 1903 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
252 Directory for the Pacific Coast of the United States, reported to the Superintendent of the United States Coast Survey (caption title) Davidson, George First edition of Davidson's Pacific Coast Directory 1858 1858 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
253 The Discovery of San Francisco Bay: The Rediscovery of the Port of Monterey; The Establishment of the Presidio, and the Founding of the Mission of San Francisco Davidson, George Davidson on discovery of San Francisco Bay 1907 1907 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
254 Methods and Results - Voyages of Discovery and Exploration on the Northwest Coast of Davidson, George George Davidson analyzes Exploration of West Coast 1887 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
255 Pacific Coast. Coast Pilot of Alaska, (First Part,) from Southern Boundary to Cook's Inlet Davidson, George Davidson's coast pilot of Alaska, 1869 1869 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
256 Pacific Coast. Coast Pilot of California, Oregon, and Washington Territory Davidson, George Coast Pilot of California, Oregon, and Washington 1869 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
257 Indiae Orientalis pars X. Qua continetur, historica relatio sive descriptio novi ad aqvilonem transitvs, svpra terras Americanas in Chinam atqve Iaponem ducturi... Addita descriptione regionvm Siberiæ, Samoiediæ atqve Tingoesiæ... De Bry, Johann Theodor De Bry voyage to Nova Zemblya 1613 1613 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
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
259 Polynesian Researches, During a Residence of Nearly Six Years in the South Sea Islands; Including Descriptions of the Natural History and Scenery of the Islands - With Remarks on the History, Mythology, Traditions, Government, Arts, Manners, and Customs of the Inhabitants Ellis, William Ellis's Polynesian Researches 1830 1830 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
260 Twenty Years before the Mast: With the More Thrilling Scenes and Incidents while Circumnavigating the Globe under the Command of the Late Admiral Charles Wilkes, 1838-1842 Erskine, Charles Signed with inscription by the author 1890 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
261 Dagboek eener ontdekkingsreis naar de noorderpoolstreken, met de schepen... Hecla en Griper, in de jaren 1819 en 1820... Uit het Engelsch naar den vierden verbeterden druk, door J. Lehman de Lehnsfeld Fisher, Alexander Journal of Parry's first expedition to the arctic 1822 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
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
263 Three Years in Persia; with Travelling Adventures in Koordistan. Fowler, George Fowler, Three Years in Persia from House of Lords Library 1841 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
Current absentee: $300
(1 bid)
264 Palms of British East India Griffith, William Palms of British India with 139 plates 1850 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
265 Arctic Rovings Hall, Daniel Weston Hall's Arctic Rovings, 1861 1861 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
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)
270 Novus orbis id est navigationes Primae in Americam quibus adjunximus Gasparis Varrerii discursum super Ophyra regione [Huttich, Johannes] Voyages of the New World by Johann Huttich 1616 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
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
273 Peak Horner, Southern Extreme of Japan Kern, Edward Meyer Edward Kern watercolor of Japanese peak, 1854 c.1854-55 $5,000 - $8,000
Starting bid:
$2,500
275 Histoire des Decouvertes et Conquestes des Portugais dans le Nouveau Monde Lafitau, Joseph Francois Portugal's world conquests, 1734 1734 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
276 The Life of Field Marshal Souvarof; with Reflections upon the Principal Events connected with the History of Russia, during part of the Eighteenth Century Laverne, L. M. P. DE. Life of Field Marshal Souvarof Inscribed by Translator 1814 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
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
278 Stalking Big Game With A Camera in Equatorial Africa Maxwell, Marius Stalking Big Game With a Camera Ltd. Edn. 1924 1924 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
279 The Treaty Ports of China and Japan. A Complete Guide to the Open Ports of those Countries, Together with Peking, Yedo, Hongkong and Macao... Mayers, William Frederick, et al. Treaty ports of China & Japan 1867 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
285 Farthest North: Being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship "Fram" 1893-96 and of a Fifteen Months' Sleigh Journey by Dr. Nansen and Lieut. Johansen... Nansen, Fridtjof Fridtjof Nansen's Farthest North 1898 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
289 Prospects and Observations; on a Tour in England and Scotland: Natural, Oeconomical, and Literary. Newte, Thomas Esq. Thomas Newte's Tour of England & Scotland 1791 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
290 Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed in the Years 1795, 1796, and 1797. With an Account of a Subsequent Mission to that Country in 1805... Park, Mungo Mungo Park's Travels to Interior Africa 1816 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
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)