Lot 54 of 575:
Scarce Contra Costa County Cal. promotional  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Souvenir: Contra Costa County, California, as reviewed under the Vitascope; A pen picture of its wonderfully productive valleys...

Author:
Metcalfe, William L., compiler

Place:
Richmond, CA

Publisher:
Richmond Record

Date:
1902

Description:

[120] pp. Numerous illustrations from photographs, including several double-page panoramas. (Oblong 4to) 20x20 cm (8x11"), color pictorial red wrappers with raised gilt lettering, spine sewn. First Edition.

Scarce and quite attractive promotional view book of Contra Costa County, across the bay from San Francisco, north of Oakland. OCLC/WorldCat lists only six copies in institutional libraries, all in California.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Slight edgewear and soiling; very good.


 
Item number:
318695a
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