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Cowan's Bibliography of California 1914  

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A Bibliography of the History of California and the Pacific West, 1510-1906. Together with the Text of John W. Dwinelle's Address on the Acquisition of California by the United States of America

Cowan, Robert Ernest

San Francisco

Book Club of California



(4to) original linen-backed boards, paper spine label. No. 85 of 250 copies printed by Taylor, Nash & Taylor. First Edition.

The first edition of Cowan's landmark bibliography, and the first publication of the Book Club of California. The Zamorano Eighty notes Cowan as "for many years the greatest authority on the bibliography of California." BCC 1; Zamorano Eighty 23.

Lot Amendments

Some light soiling and toning to boards, previous owner's signature on front pastedown, mild page toning; overall very good.

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