Lot 56 of 457:
Karl Ruhl's Californien w/color maps 1867  

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Title:
Californien Ueber Beffen Gevolkerung Und Gesellschaftliche Zustlande, Politische, Religiose Und Schul-verhaltffe, Handel, Industrie, Minen, Ackerbau U. F. W.
Author:
Ruhl, Karl
Place:
New York:
Publisher:
E. Steiger
Date:
1867
Description:

viii, 280 pp. With two color folding maps at rear. Text in German.(8vo) period half morocco and pebbled cloth, gilt lettered spine. First Edition.

Scarce copy with the two maps present: one of California, the other a city plan of San Francisco. With the color illustrated bookplate of the Munk Library of Arizoniana.

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Condition:
Fair amount of wear and rubbing to boards, corner tips worn, large chips to spine ends, joints and hinges cracked; foxing to preliminary pages, closed tears at map stubs; interior and maps very good.
 
Item number:
305754
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