Lot 52 of 539:
Picturesque Los Angeles County, 1877  

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Title:
Picturesque Los Angeles County, California. Illustrative and Descriptive.
Author:
Place:
Chicago
Publisher:
American Photogravure Co.
Date:
1887
Description:

22 pp. Illustrated with 65 full page photogravure plates with tissue guards. (4to) 12¼x10", rebacked with half red morocco, gilt and blind stamped maroon cloth boards, all edges gilt.

"To fully illustrate the many beautiful spots to be found in Los Angeles County...we have taken the choicest (views) from varied subjects...to familiarize the tourist and resident with localities as will excite and interest in them..." - from author's preface.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Light wear to covers, some minor soiling in margins of a few plates; overall near fine.
 
Item number:
315775
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