Lot 33 of 457:
Insurance rates in California, 1910  

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Title:
Book of Rates No. 3 California. For the Use and Guidance of Fire Underwriters
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Place:
San Francisco
Publisher:
Board of Fire Underwriters of the Pacific
Date:
1910
Description:

55, [1] pp. 17.8x11 cm (7x4¼"), cloth.

Rates of insurance for myriad buildings, structures, businesses, factories, roads, bridges, electric light poles, libraries, liquor stores, billiard parlors, Chinese merchandise, Chinese wash and/or ironing houses, saloons, slaughter houses, stables, etc. There are about 28 printed slips tipped in, offering emendations, alterations and additions. On title page is the printed note,  "Published by the San Francisco Board of Fire Underwriters, 1870, revision and reprint, by the Board of Fire Underwriters of the Pacific, 1910." OCLC locates only one separate copy of Book of Rates No 3, at the California State Library - there is one listing a combination of Books 1, 2, 3, 4, and 4C, and a few for the other books individually.

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Condition:
Very good or better condition.
 
Item number:
311972
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