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1 Yosemite and the Range of Light Adams, Ansel First British Edition of Ansel Adams' Yosemite 1979 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $192
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14 Photograph Album of Victorian vacationers in various locales around California (California) Victorian photo album of California vacationers 1897-1900 $700 - $1,000
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18 Tales of the Mojave Road, Numbers 1-6 Casebier, Denis G. Tales of the Mojave Road 1972-76 $300 - $500
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61 Letter from Ex-slave, hairdresser to New York high society matrons, proposed for canonization as first African-American male Saint Toussaint, Pierre (African-American, 1828) Rare letter of ex-slave proposed as first African-American Saint Dec. 18, 1828 $5,000 - $8,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $7,200
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68 Manuscript book of horoscopes with charts of over 200 European personages of note, including Galileo (Astrology) Rare manuscript book of horoscopes, 17th century 17th century $12,000 - $18,000
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71 Manuscript leaf from a giant "Atlantic" Bible (Bible - manuscript leaf) Leaf from a giant "Atlantic" Bible c.1100 c.1100 or earlier $6,000 - $9,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $3,000
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83 Letter from Edgar Rice Burroughs to a fan of the just-published Tarzan of the Apes (in The All-Story magazine), admitting he did "not like the ending of the story" and referring to the sequel he was writing Burroughs, Edgar Rice Early E.R. Burroughs letter on Tarzan, 1912 November 13, 1912 $4,000 - $6,000
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84 Photograph album recording a trip from Los Angeles to Tijuana in 1901 (California - Los Angeles & points south) Photo album of trip from L.A. to Tijuana, 1901 1901 $1,200 - $1,800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $900
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85 Original warrant for payment to Robert McKee for service in the Mariposa Indian War of 1850-1851 (California - Mariposa Indian War) Pay warrant from the Mariposa Indian War 1851 July 25th, 1851 $1,200 - $1,800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $960
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86 Album of photographs of a trek up Mt. Wilson in California's San Gabriel Mountains, with description typed text, plus additional photographs of California locales (California - Mt. Wilson) Hiking up Mt. Wilson, Cal., in dead of winter, 1911 1911 $1,200 - $1,800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $1,020
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87 San Francisco Bay. (with) part of San Francisco and Oakland Lundy, Fred (California - Oakland, San Francisco, etc.) Rare pictorial map of Oakland and S.F. Bay 1934 $1,200 - $1,800
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88 Photograph album of Pasadena and adjacent parts of Southern California, including some of the 1906 Rose Parade (California - Pasadena) Pasadena photo album 1905-6 with Rose Parade 1905-1906 $1,500 - $2,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $900
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89 "An Invitation from San Francisco California" (wrapper title) - proposal to hold the 1928 Democratic National Convention in San Francisco, with original signed letters and mounted photographs (California - San Francisco) S.F. bids for 1928 Democratic Convention 1927 $1,000 - $1,500
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90 "Being a map of central California, showing some of the people, places and events that had to do with our early days. Wells Fargo Bank & Union Trust Co., San Francisco, Established 76 years ago, in 1852" Patterson & Sullivan, cartographers (California) Rare pictorial map of central California [1928] $1,500 - $2,500
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95 My Early Life, A Roving Commission Churchill, Winston S. Inscribed by Winston Churchill [1930] $4,000 - $6,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $7,800
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96 Feathered Game, From a Sporting Journal Connett, Eugene V. Connett's Feathered Game, 1/50 deluxe ed. 1929 $3,000 - $5,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $1,800
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99 Manuscript giving a breakdown of the number of slaves in Cuba by location (Cuba - Slavery) Census of slaves in Cuba 1853 c.1853-1854 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $600
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103 Letter from Moritz Schlick to Albert Einstein, addressing topics relating to modern physics Schlick, Moritz (Einstein, Albert) Letter to Einstein from Moritz Schlick about physics June 9, 1920 $1,500 - $2,500
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104 Autograph note signed by Albert Einstein, with an envelope addressed by him and a birthday poem written for him Einstein, Albert Einstein note as he turns 75 1954 $6,000 - $9,000
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110 El viagero universal, o noticia del mundo antiguo y nuevo... Tomo XXVI Estala, Pedro Early accounts of California & Nootka incident, 1799 1799 $1,000 - $1,500
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113 Surely You're Joking Mr. Feynman! Adventures of a Curious Character...as told to Ralph Leighton Feynman, Richard Phillips Signed by Nobel Prize winner Richard P. Feynman [1985] $8,000 - $12,000
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115 Letter from Sigmund Freud to a colleague about a prospective female patient, stating she is not a good candidate for psychoanalysis Freud, Sigmund Letter from Sigmund Freud with reference to Carl Jung June 8, 1910 $10,000 - $15,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $6,000
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117 Nine Chains to the Moon Fuller, R. Buckminster Inscribed copy of Buckminster Fuller's 1st book [1938] $1,000 - $1,500
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118 Original ink (or color pencil?) drawing of a geodesic polyhedron, basis for his most famous creation, the geodesic dome - inscribed and signed by Buckminster Fuller Fuller, R. Buckminster Drawing of geodesic grid by R. Buckminster Fuller September 7, 1980 $3,000 - $5,000
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121 Ejecutoria de Don Ramón Zazo y Ortega - patent of nobility (Heraldry) Hand-colored patent of nobility from 18th c. Spain [1777] $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $1,140
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132 A Journal of Ramblings Through the High Sierras of California by the "University Excursion Party" LeConte, Joseph Le Conte's Ramblings with original photographs 1875 $10,000 - $15,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $6,000
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136 Letter written from Bisbee, Arizona, describing the Battle of Naco during the Mexican Revolution "Dave" (Mexico) Account of battle in Mexican Revolution April 14, 1913 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $780
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139 Manuscript book of musical lines, notes, and lyrics from various short songs and tunes Gifford, Isaac (Music - 18th century manuscript American tune book) American manuscript music book 1797 1797 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $600
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141 Scrapbook of original photographs, halftones, color views, newspaper & magazine clippings, typed commentary, and more, on the 1915 Panama Pacific International Exposition in San Francisco (Panama Pacific International Exposition) Marvelous P.P.I.E. scrapbook c.1915 $1,500 - $2,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $900
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151 History of San Bernardino County, California, with Illustrations, Descriptive of Its Scenery, Farms, Residences, Public Buildings, Factories, Hotels, Business Houses, Schools, Churches, etc., from Original Drawings, including Biographical Sketches [and] Historical Reminiscences of San Diego County, California Elliott, Wallace W., publisher (San Bernardino County) Rare illustrated history of San Bernardino County 1883 1883 $6,000 - $9,000
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153 Letter from Heinrich Schliemann regarding his Mycenian artifacts and excavations in Thermopylae Schliemann, Heinrich Letter from Troy discoverer Heinrich Schliemann 26 January 1883 $1,500 - $2,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $900
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158 Taber: Pacific Coast Views [cover title] - a custom-made view book of San Francisco businesses, people, schools, hotels, and places of interest along the Pacific Coast Taber, Isaiah West Isaiah West Taber commercial photo album [c. 1890] $80,000 - $120,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $48,000
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159 Letter from Nikola Tesla to William T. Schley about a photograph to be taken of an "apparatus" Tesla, Nikola Letter from Nikola Tesla May 20, 1896 $10,000 - $15,000
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160 Appointment of Daniel Brinsmade as a first lieutenant in the Continental Army, signed by Jonathan Trumbull as Captain-General and Commander-in-Chief of the English Colony of Connecticut, in New-England, in America Trumbull, Jonathan Continental Army appointment signed by Jonathan Trumble 1776 June 10, 1776 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $720
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161 Autograph manuscript fragment, single leaf written in ink on one side, the entry for the word "Admonish" with a lengthy etymological analysis Webster, Noah Noah Webster ms. leaf from his dictionary before 1828 $10,000 - $15,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $9,600
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162 Letter from Walt Whitman, inviting the unnamed correspondent to visit him Whitman, Walt Autograph letter signed by Walt Whitman Sept. 22 [no year] $6,000 - $9,000
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163 The Yosemite Book; a Description of the Yosemite Valley and the Adjacent Region of the Sierra Nevada, and of the Big Trees of California Whitney, Josiah Dwight Yosemite Book with C.E. Watkins photographs 1868 $12,000 - $18,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $8,400
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167 Envelope hand-addressed by Ludwig Wittgenstein, to Moritz Schlick Wittgenstein, Ludwig Wittgenstein writes to Moritz Schlick in Berkeley 1931 $1,500 - $2,500
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