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1 The Land of Little Rain Austin, Mary Mary Austin The Land of Little Rain 1903 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
2 Reminiscences of a Ranger; Or, Early Times in Southern California Bell, Major Horace Reminiscences of a Ranger, 1881 1st Ed. 1881 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
Current absentee: $500
(1 bid)
3 Report of the Debates in the Convention of California, on the Formation of the State Constitution, in September and October, 1849 Browne, J. Ross Report of the Debates in the Convention of California 1850 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
4 The Discovery of the Yosemite and the Indian War of 1851, Which Led to that Event Bunnell, Lafayette Houghton Bunnell's Yosemite, inscribed 1st edition [1880] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $275
(2 bids)
17 Proceedings of a public meeting of the Democratic members of the Legislature of California, opposed to the election of a United States Senator at the present session of the Legislature, held in the Senate Chamber at Benicia, on Thursday evening, February 2, 1854 (California) Democrats meet in California capital of Benicia, 1854 1854 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
18 Three Years in California Colton, Walter 1st Ed Walter Colton's Three Years in California 1850 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
19 Recollections of California Mining Life. Primitive Placers and First Important Discovery of Gold. The Pioneers of the Pioneers - Their Fortune and Their Fate DeGroot, Henry DeGroot's Recollections of California Mining Life, 1884 1884 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
20 Manuscript receipt for arms purchased in Los Angeles during the occupation by U.S. troops, just before they were forced to capitulate by rebellious Californios Gillespie, Archibald H. Receipt for arms purchased during Bear Flag Rebellion 1846 September 29, 1846 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
21 Beauties of California: Including Big Trees, Yosemite Valley, Geysers, lake Tahoe, Donner Lake, S.F. '49 & '83., Etc. Griswold, Norman W. Beauties of California with color plates 1883 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
22 Beauties of California: Views and Descriptions of Yosemite Valley, Big Trees, Geysers, Lake Tahoe, Donner Lake, San Francisco, '49 & '83, Los Angeles, and towns, orange groves and vineyards of Southern California Griswold, Norman W. Beauties of California, 1884 1884 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
23 In the Heart of the Sierras: The Yo Semite Valley, both Historical and Descriptive: And Scenes by the Way. Big Tree Groves. The High Sierra, with its Magnificent Scenery, Ancient and Modern Glaciers, and other Objects of Interest; with Tables of Distances and Altitudes, Maps, etc. Hutchings, J. M. Fine copy of Hutchings Heart of Sierras with MS leaf 1886 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
24 A Biographical Sketch of the Life of William B. Ide: With a Minute and Interesting Account of one of the Largest Emigrating Companies. (3000 miles over land), from the East to the Pacific Coast. And What is Claimed as the Most Authentic and Reliable Account of "the Virtual conquest of California, in June, 1846, by the Bear Flag Party" Ide, Simeon Life of William B. Ide inscribed by author Simeon Ide [1880] $5,000 - $8,000
Starting bid:
$2,500
25 John Barleycorn London, Jack Jack London John Barleycorn 1st issue 1913 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
26 Martin Eden London, Jack Jack London's Martin Eden, 1st Ed. 1909 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
27 Souvenir card signed by James Marshall, the discoverer of gold in California Marshall, James W. Signature of the Discoverer of Gold in California c.1880 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
Current absentee: $500
(1 bid)
28 History of the Donner Party. A Tragedy of the Sierras - with documents signed by Breen family members McGlashan, Charles Fayette Donner Party with documents signed by Breen family survivors [1879] $5,000 - $8,000
Starting bid:
$2,500
29 "Terrible! Thrilling! True! - History of the Donner Party, A Tragedy of the Sierra." McGlashan, Charles Fayette Poster for McGlashan's Donner Party c.1910 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
30 Naval Sketches of the War in California reproducing twenty-eight Drawings made in 1846-47 by William H. Meyers, Gunner on the U.S. Sloop-of-War Dale Meyers, William H. Naval Sketches of the War in California 1939 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
31 Broderick and Gwin. The Most Extraordinary Contest for a Seat in the Senate...a Brief History of Early Politics in California... O'Meara, James Broderick and Gwin early politics CA 1881 1884 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
32 Twelve Years in the Mines of California; Embracing a General View of the Gold Region, with Practical Observations on Hill, Placer, and Quartz Diggings; and Notes on the Origin of Gold Deposits Patterson, Lawson B. Patterson's 12 years in California mines, 1862 1862 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
34 The Annals of San Francisco...Together with the Continuation, Through 1855 Compiled by Dorothy H. Huggins. Being a True Facsimile of the Celebrated Original Works First Published in 1855 and 1939, Respectively Soule, Frank, John H. Gihon and James Nisbet Deluxe facsimile edition of Annals of San Francisco 1966 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
38 Letter from M.G. Vallejo to Jean Jacques Vioget, regarding business transactions and other matters Vallejo, Mariano Guadalupe Letter from M.G. Vallejo to J.J. Vioget 1845 Feb. (?) 13, 1845 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
44 Bodie and Esmeralda: Being an Account of the Revival of Affairs in Two Singularly Interesting and Important Mining Districts, including something of their Past History... also, detailed description of mines most developed, tunnels, mills, etc. - also, general resources of Mono and Esmeralda Counties - with maps and illustrations (wrapper title) Wasson, Joseph Mines of Bodie & Esmeralda 1878 1878 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
45 The Maps of the California Gold Region, 1848-1857: A Biblio-Cartography of an Important Decade Wheat, Carl I[rving] Carl Wheat - Maps of the California Gold Region 1942 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
46 The Auriferous Gravels of the Sierra Nevada of California Whitney, Josiah Dwight Rare issue of Whitney's Gravels of the Sierra Nevada 1879-80 1879 & 1880 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
47 Sixteen Months at the Gold Diggings Woods, Daniel B. Sixteen Months at the Gold Diggings 1851 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
48 By The President of the United States of America / A Proclamation Adams, John President Adams 1799 broadside Proclamation of Thanksgiving March 6, 1799 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
68 A Connected View of the Whole Internal Navigation of The United States, Natural and Artificial; Present and Prospective [Armroyd, George] Armroyd's Connected View of U.S. 1826 w/ 10 maps 1826 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
71 The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft Bancroft, Hubert Howe Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, 1st Editions, 1883-1890 1883-1890 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
72 The Instinct Never Dies Bateman, Ed The Instinct Never Dies by Ed Bateman 1931 $3,000 - $5,000
Starting bid:
$1,500
73 The Foresters, An American Tale: Being a Sequel to the History of John Bull the Clothier Belknap, Jeremy Belknap's The Foresters, Sequel to John Bull the Clothier 1792 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
74 The Young Carpenter's Assistant: or, a System of Architecture Adapted to the Style of Building in The United States Biddle, Owen Biddle's Young Carpenter's Assistant 1st Edition 1805 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
76 Sih-Chidä & Mahchsi-Karehde - Mandan Indians Bodmer, Carl Bodmer aquatint of two Mandan Indians c.1840-43 $1,200 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$600
77 Anza's California Expeditions Bolton, Herbert Eugene Frank C. Lockwood's copy of Anza's CA Expeditions 1930 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
80 The Homes of the New World; Impressions of America Bremer, Fredrika The Homes of the New World, 1st US Ed. 1853 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
81 Reminiscences and Incidents of Early Days of San Francisco (1845-50) Brown, John Henry Early Days of San Francisco, Grabhorn Press 1933 [1933] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
82 The Eastern and Western States of America Buckingham, J.S. The Eastern and Western States of America, 1st Ed. [1842] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
85 For the Birds: in conversation with Daniel Charles Cage, John For the Birds, signed and inscribed by John Cage 1981 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
121 Of Minnie the Moocher & Me Calloway, Cab and Bryant Rollins Of Minnie the Moocher & Me, inscribed by Calloway & Rollins 1976 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
122 The New Cab Calloway's Cat-ologue - Cab Calloway's famous 1939 jazz 'Jive Dictionary' Calloway, Cab Classic 1939 Black Jazz ‘Dictionary’ 1939 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
123 Tales of the Mojave Road, Numbers 1-6 Casebier, Denis G. Tales of the Mojave Road 1972-76 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
124 Man in Black Cash, Johnny Man in Black, inscribed by Johnny Cash [1975] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
125 Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians...Written during Eight Years' Travel amongst the Wildest Tribes of Indians in North America, in 1832, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, and 39 Catlin, George Catlin's North American Indians 2nd ed. 1841 1841 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
133 Grass-Grown Trails Clark, Badger Badger Clark Grass-Grown Trails Cowboy Poetry [1917] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
136 Notes on the United States of North America during a Phrenological Visit Combe, George Scottish phrenologist tours America, 1841 1841 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
139 Music and Imagination Copland, Aaron Music and Imagination by Aaron Copland, inscribed 1952 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
140 What to Listen for in Music Copland, Aaron What to Listen for in Music, inscribed by Aaron Copland [1957] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
141 California Digest; Being a Digest of Decisions of the Supreme Court of the State of California Crocker, E.B. Crocker's Decisions of the Supreme Court of CA 1856 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
142 A Cree Woman - Plate 627 Curtis, Edward S. Edward S. Curtis - A Cree Woman 1928 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
143 Alaska and Its Resources Dall, William H. Alaska and its Resources by Dall 1st Edition 1870 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
144 Texas: The Country and Its Men Daniell, L.E. Texas: The Country and Its Men by L.E. Daniell 1890 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
145 Pacific Coast. Coast Pilot of California, Oregon, and Washington Territory Davidson, George Coast Pilot of California, Oregon, and Washington 1869 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
146 History of Political Conventions in California, 1849-1892 Davis, Winfield J. History of Political Conventions in California 1893 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
147 History of Political Conventions in California, 1849-1892 Davis, Winfield J. History of Political Conventions in California, 1893 1893 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
148 History of the Early Settlement and Indian Wars of West Virginia; Embracing an Account of the Various Expeditions in the West, Previous to 1795 de Hass, Wills History of West Virginia, "taken from the trunk of a Rebel..." 1851 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
Current absentee: $500
(1 bid)
150 Sermons Preached in the African Protestant Episcopal Church of St. Thomas', Philadelphia Douglass, William Sermons Preached in the African Protestant Episcopal Church, 1854 1854 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
151 Atlas to Accompany the Monograph of the Tertiary History of the Grand Cañon District Dutton, Clarence E. Dutton's Atlas of the Grand Canyon 1882 $4,000 - $6,000
Starting bid:
$2,000
152 Notes of a Military Reconnoissance, from Fort Leavenworth, in Missouri, to San Diego, in California, Including Part of the Arkansas, Del Norte, and Gila Rivers Emory, William H. Emory's Military Reconnaissance w/ additional map 1848 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
153 Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey, Made Under the Direction of the Secretary of the Interior Emory, William H. US & Mexican boundary survey H.R. issue 1857-59 1857 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
154 El viagero universal, o noticia del mundo antiguo y nuevo... Tomo XXVI Estala, Pedro Early accounts of California & Nootka incident, 1799 1799 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
155 Life, Adventures, and Travels in California. To which are Added the Conquest of California and Travels in Oregon. Pictorial Edition!!! Farnham, Thomas Jefferson Farnham's California & Oregon pictorial ed. 1851 1851 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
157 California: A History of Upper & Lower California from their First Discovery to the Present Time, comprising an Account of the Climate, Soil, Natural Productions, Agriculture, Commerce, &c. A Full View of the Missionary Establishments and Condition of the Free and Domesticated Indians. With an Appendix relating to Steam Navigation in the Pacific Forbes, Alexander A History of Upper & Lower California by Forbes 1919 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
158 "San Gabriel", Mission Scene Ford, Henry Chapman San Gabriel, Mission Scene Watercolor by H.C. Ford 1882 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
160 A Cheap Trip to the Great Salt Lake City: An annotated lecture delivered before the President of America and Representatives; Mayors of Liverpool & Manchester Franklin, John Benjamin Salt Lake City on the cheap, 1864 1864 $1,200 - $1,800
Starting bid:
$600
161 Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year 1842, and to Oregon and North California in the Years 1843-'44 Frémont, John Charles Fremont's Exploring Expedition, 1845 1845 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
162 Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year 1842, and to Oregon and North California in the Years 1843-'44 Frémont, John Charles Fremont's Exploring Expedition with large map 1845 $1,200 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$600
164 Historia de la curacion de Antigua, de San Pablito Pahuatlan, Puebla García Tellez, Alfonso Amate cut-out paper book, 1978 1978 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
165 Music by Philip Glass Glass, Philip Music by Philip Glass, inscribed 1987 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
166 John Glenn: A Memoir Glenn, John & Nick Taylor John Glenn Memoir, signed 1999 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
167 Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant Grant, Ulysses S. Grant's Memoirs in half morocco binding 1885-86 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
169 Mission Scientifique au Mexique et dans L'Amerique Centrale... Geologie. Description des Anciennes Possessions Mexicaines du Nord... (wrapper title). Guillemin-Tarayre, Edmond Mineralogy & geology of California, 1871, with maps 1871 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
170 Nine titles by A.B. Guthrie, Jr. - eight signed or inscribed Guthrie, Jr., A. B. Nine titles by A.B. Guthrie, Jr. - eight signed Various dates $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
171 Atlas to Accompany the Monograph on the Geology of the Eureka District, Nevada Hague, Arnold Atlas of Geology of the Eureka District, Nevada 1883 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
172 The Trial of William Freeman, for the Murder of John G. Van Nest, Including the Evidence and the Arguments of Counsel, with the Decision of the Supreme Court Granting a New Trial, and an Account of the Death of the Prisoner, and of the Post-Mortem Examination of His Body... Hall, Benjamin F. The Trial of William Freeman, 1st Ed. 1848 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
173 A Series of Select and Original Modern Designs for Dwelling Houses, for the use of Carpenters and Builders: adapted to the Style of Building in the United States: with twenty-four plates Hall, John John Hall's American Designs for Houses, 1840 1840 $1,200 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$600
174 The Heathen Chinee Harte, F. Bret Bret Harte's Heathen Chinee first separate edition 1870 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
175 The Luck of Roaring Camp and Other Sketches Harte, Francis Bret Bret Harte Luck of Roaring Camp 1st Edition 1870 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
179 A Retrospect of the Boston Tea-Party, with a memoir of George R.T. Hewes, a survivor of the little band of patriots who drowned the tea in Boston harbour in 1773 [Hawkes, James] Boston Tea-Party, with memoir of George R.T. Hewes 1834 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
180 Nojoque; A Question for a Continent Helper, Hinton Rowan Nojoque, 1867 1st Ed. 1867 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
181 Across the Plains and Over the Divide. A Mule Train Journey from East to West in 1862, and Incidents connected therewith Hewitt, Randall H. Across the Plains and Over the Divide [1906] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
182 The Adventures of James Capen Adams, Mountaineer and Grizzly Bear Hunter, of California Hittell, Theodore H. The Adventures of James Capen Adams 1860 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
184 The Southern Mines of California: Early Development of the Sonora Mining Region Holmes, Roberta Evelyn Southern Mines of California Grabhorn Press 1/25 1930 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
185 Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Musicians : Robert Schumann [and] Volume Eight Hubbard, Elbert Two Roycroft volumes from the library of John Phillips Sousa 1901 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
186 Memoirs of a Captivity Among the Indians in North America, from Childhood to the Age of Nineteen Hunter, John Dunn John Dunn Hunter's Narrative of Captivity 1824 1824 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
191 The Range Men: The Story of the Ranchers and Indians of Alberta Kelly, L.V. The Range Men, 1st Ed. 1913 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
192 Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation in 1838-1839 Kemble, Frances Anne Residence on a Georgian Plantation, 1st Ed. 1st Issue 1863 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
193 Star-Spangled Banner Poems, Consecrated to Union and Liberty Kennedy, James Homer Star-Spangled Banner Poems, Civil War Poetry 1862 1862 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
194 American and the British Colonies. An Abstract of All the Most Useful Information Relative to the United States of America, and the British Colonies... Kingdom, William American and the British Colonies, 1820 2nd Ed. 1820 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
197 Forty Years a Fur Trader on the Upper Missouri: The Personal Narrative of Charles Larpenteur, 1833-1872 Larpenteur, Charles Forty Years a Fur Trader 1st Edition, 1/950 1898 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
199 Travels to the Source of the Missouri River and Across the American Continent to the Pacific Ocean. Performed by Order of the Government of the United States, in the Years 1804, 1805, and 1806... Published from the Official Report, and illustrated by a map of the route, and other maps Lewis, Meriwether & William Clark First English ed. of Lewis & Clark 1814 1814 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
200 California of the South: Its Physical Geography, Climate, Resources, Routes of Travel, and Health-Resorts - 2 copies, First and Third Editions Lindley, Walter and J.P. Widney California of the South, 2 editions 1888 and 1896 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
201 The Easy Instructor; or, a New Method of teaching Sacred Harmony Little, William and William Smith The Easy Instructor tunebook, c.1798 [c.1798] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
203 Memoirs of Elder Jesse Mercer Mallary, C.D. Memoirs of Baptist minister Jesse Mercer, 1844 1844 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
205 The Prairie Traveler. A Hand-Book for Overland Expeditions. With Maps Illustrations, and Itineraries of the Principal Routes Between the Mississippi and the Pacific Marcy, Randolph B. Early handbook for overland expedition 1859 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
206 The Prairie Traveler. A Hand-Book for Overland Expeditions. With Maps Illustrations, and Itineraries of the Principal Routes Between the Mississippi and the Pacific Marcy, Randolph B. Early handbook for overland expedition 1859 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
207 History of the Donner Party. A Tragedy of the Sierras McGlashan, Charles Fayette McGlashan's History of the Donner Party [1879] $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
209 In Memory of Spencer G. Millard Millard, Ida H. In Memory of Spencer G. Millard, inscribed by Widow ca. 1899 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
210 Unwritten History: Life Amongst the Modocs Miller, Joaquin Joaquin Miller Life Amongst the Modocs, 1873 1874 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
211 Unwritten History: Life Amongst the Modocs - salesman's sample copy Miller, Joaquin Life Amongst the Modocs - salesman's sample copy 1874 1874 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
212 Overland in 1846. Diaries and Letters of the California-Oregon Trail Morgan, Dale, editor Limited Edition Morgan's Overland in 1846 Signed, Inscribed 1963 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200