Lot 78 of 539:
San Francisco Block Book 4th Edition October 1906  

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Title:
The San Francisco Block Book. Fourth Edition: Comprising Fifty Vara Survey, One Hundred Vara Survey, South Beach, Mission, Horner's Additions, Potrero, Western Addition, Richmond District, Sunset District, Flint Tract, etc....Size of Lots...Names of Owners
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Place:
San Francisco
Publisher:
Hicks-Judd Co.
Date:
1906
Description:

[iv], 897 pp. Illustrated from drawings of blocks and streets, numbered and named. 33x23.5 cm (13x9¼"), rebound in modern green cloth, lettering in gilt. Fourth Edition.

Published in October, a greatly expanded edition to meet the expanding city, fresh in its representation of the city's blocks and streets just after massive destruction (included note to subscribers concerning the differences due to the fires and quake). Includes a large "Potrero Nuevo" section not seen in previous editions. The Western Addition is the heaviest residential area as usual, but one will find the Richmond and Sunset districts to be booming in this respect as well. Attached correspondence on title page dated 1910 concerning real estate purchases in the city.

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Condition:
Light wear to cloth, particularly along edges and joints; textblock faintly toned, occasional marginal foxing and smudging; very good.
 
Item number:
305471
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