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Thompson & West Santa Clara Atlas Map  

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Historical Atlas Map of Santa Clara County, California


San Francisco

Thompson & West



110 pp. Illustrated with 21 hand-colored maps (some maps in sections, 9 are double-page) and 54 views. 44x38 cm. (17¼x15"), original calf -backed cloth, decoratively lettered in copper gilt. First Edition.

Wonderful record of 19th century Santa Clara County, with many hand-colored maps depicted individual plots of land, city maps of San Jose, Gilroy, Mountain View, Los Gatos, and others. The views depict prominent residences, colleges, and civic sites, with a double-page view of the workings at the New Almaden Mine. Cowan p. 567.

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Spine ends repaired with cloth tape, moderate wear and soiling to covers, slight wear and flaking leather; gutters of first leaves repaired, faint toning to textblock, intermittent soiling and marginal foxing throughout; about very good.

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