Lot 45 of 539:
History of Contra Costa County, 1882  

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Title:
History of Contra Costa County, California, Including Its Geography, Geology, Topography, Climatography and Description...also, Incidents of Pioneer Life; and Biographical Sketches....
Author:
[Munro-Fraser, J. P.]
Place:
San Francisco
Publisher:
W. A. Slocum & Co.
Date:
1882
Description:

710 pp. Illustrated with numerous lithographed portrait plates, including frontispiece of pioneer John Marsh. (8vo) modern full brown morocco, black leather spine labels. First Edition.

Extensive history including early settlement and land grants, and numerous biographical sketches; many of the portraits with facsimile signatures of the subjects. Cowan p.141; Howes C718; Rocq 1490.

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Condition:
Spine sunned, some wear and rubbing to extremities; light foxing; very good.
 
Item number:
315634
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