Lot 100 of 539:
California the Beautiful, [1911]  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
California the Beautiful: Camera Studies by California Artists with Selections in Prose and Verse from Western Writers.

Author:
Elder, Paul, compiler

Place:
San Francisco

Publisher:
Paul Elder

Date:
[1911]

Description:

With tipped-in photographic plates. Printed in dark brown on tan paper. (4to), quarter burlap and boards, stamped in gilt with photographic pictorial cover label. First Edition.

With contributions by Charles Warren Stoddard, Ina Coolbrith, Joaquin Miller, George Wharton James, Frank Norris, Gellet Burgess, John Muir and others. Tipped-in plates from photographs by Oscar Maurer, W.E. Dassonville, Gabreiel Moulon, Arnold Genthe, H.C. Tibbitts & others. A fine example of this classic volume. Previous owner's bookplate.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Moderate rubbing to corners with a few light abrasions, cover label with a few minuscule nicks; very good.


 
Item number:
305804
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