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73 "An Invitation from San Francisco California" (wrapper title) - proposal to hold the 1928 Democratic National Convention in San Francisco, with original signed letters and mounted photographs (California - San Francisco) S.F. bids for 1928 Democratic Convention 1927 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
9 "I Was a Negro in the South for 30 days" by Ray Sprigle and including "The Other Side of Jim Crow" Hodding Carter's Reply to Mr. Sprigle Sprigle, Ray; Carter, Hodding (African American) Sprigle's work on Jim Crow South [1948] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
402 1905 Map of the city of San Jose and vicinity, compiled from official records MacMillan, J.G. (California - San Jose) Large wall map of San Jose & vicinity 1905 1905 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
108 40 ways and more to California and the North Coast via Chicago and North Western Line: The best of everything in the Best of the West Chicago and North Western Railway Company (California) Getting to northern California by rail 1930 Summer, 1930 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
281 A Book on Duck Shooting Heilner, Van Campen (Sporting Books) Signed by the author and the artist 1939 $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 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
Current absentee: $350
(1 bid)
241 A Descriptive & Priced Catalogue of Books, Pamphlets, and Maps Relating Directly or Indirectly to the History, Literature, and Printing of California and the Far West, Formerly the Collection of Thomas Wayne Norris, Livermore, Calif. (Norris, Thomas Wayne) Grabhorn Press printed catalog 1948 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
277 A History and Description of the Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road [Smith, William Prescott] Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road, 1853 1853 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
113 A History of California and an Extended History of Its Southern Coast Counties Guinn, J.M. (California) A History of California by JM Guinn 1907 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
374 A History of Magic and Experimental Science Thorndike, Lynn Thorndike's history of magic in 8 volumes [1970] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $180
(2 bids)
173 A History of the City of San Francisco and incidentally of the State of California Hittell, John S. Hittell's History of San Francisco 1878 1878 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
330 A History of the English-Speaking Peoples Churchill, Winston S. Churchill's English Speaking Peoples' History [1992] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
377 A Missionary Voyage to the Southern Pacific Ocean, Performed in the Years 1796, 1797, 1798, in the ship Duff, commanded by Captain James Wilson. Compiled from journals of the officers and the missionaries. With a preliminary discourse on the geography and history of the South Sea Islands; and an appendix, including details never before published, of the natural and civil state of Otaheite Wilson, William Voyage of the Ship Duff in Southern Pacific 1799 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $600
(2 bids)
418 A Modern Historical Atlas, For the Use of Colleges, Schools, and General Readers. Gage, William L. Gage's Modern Historical Atlas 1869 1869 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
315 A Narrative of Arctic Discovery, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time. With the Details of the Measures Adopted by Her Majesty's Government for the Relief of the Expedition Under Sir John Franklin. Shillinglaw, John J. (Arctic Expeditions) Shillinglaw's Arctic Discoveries w/ maps 1850 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
Current absentee: $400
(1 bid)
367 A Narrative of the Discovery of the Fate of Sir John Franklin and his Companions M`Clintock, Francis Leopold Discovery of the Fate of Sir John Franklin, 1st Ed. 1859 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
192 A Pictorial View of California; Including a Description of the Panama and Nicaragua Routes with Information and Advice Interesting to All, Particularly Those Who Intend to Visit the Golden Region by a Returned Californian [Letts, J. M.] Panama & Nicaragua Routes to San Francisco in 1849 1853 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
239 A promotional brochure and a map of Niagara Falls (Niagara Falls) Rare Niagara Falls ephemera 1892 & c.1920's $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
357 A Ramble Round the World Hubner, M. le Baron de A Ramble Round the World in 1871 1874 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
369 A Rough Sketch of Modern Paris; or, Letters on Society, Manners, Public Curiosities, and Amusements, in that Capital. [Lemaistre, John Gustavus] (Napoleonic France) Travelogue during First French Republic 1801 1803 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
283 A Scientific and Practical Treatise on American Football for Schools and Colleges Stagg, A. Alonzo and Henry L. Williams (Sports) Stagg & Williams' American Football 1893 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
75 A Senator of the Fifties: David C. Broderick of California - Dedication Copy inscribed to Edward Robeson Taylor Lynch, Jeremiah (California - San Francisco) Inscribed to San Francisco Mayor Edward Robeson Taylor 1911 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
379 A Sportswoman in India: Personal Adventures and Experiences of Travel in Known and Unknown India Savory, Isabel (Women Travelers) Isabel Savory, A Sportswoman in India, 1900 1900 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
186 A Stroll Though the Diggings of California Kelly, William A Stroll Though the Diggings of California 1852 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
266 A Tour of Duty in California; including a Description of the Gold Region: and an Account of the Voyage around Cape Horn Revere, Joseph Warren Revere's A Tour of Duty in California 1849 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
366 A View of Society and Manners in France, Switzerland, and Germany... [Moore, John] Moore's European Travels w/ Duke of Hamilton 1779 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
230 A Voyage to North America, and the West Indies in 1817 Montulé, Édouard de Montulé's Travels in America & Caribbean 1821 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $120
(2 bids)
334 A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean; Undertaken by Command of his Majesty, for Making Discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere: Performed under the Direction of Captains Cook, Clerke, and Gore, in the Years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779, 1780 Cook, James & James King Octavo edition of Cook's Third Voyage 1784-5 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $550
(2 bids)
70 Abstract of Title for a plot of land in San Francisco on Montgomery Street between Sutter and Bush (California - San Francisco) Title abstract for S.F. Financial District with map Oct. 9, 1906 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
150 Across the Continent, by the Scenic Route, Colorado, Utah, & New Mexico. Via the Denver & Rio Grande Railway (Denver & Rio Grande Railway) Denver & Rio Grande Railway Tourist Pamphlet ca. 1880 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
268 Adventures in Mexico and the Rocky Mountains Ruxton, G F. Ruxton's Adventures in Mexico and the Rocky Mountains 1847 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
180 Adventures of Captain Bonneville, or Scenes Beyond the Rocky Mountains of the Far West Irving, Washington Adventures of Captain Bonneville 1st Edition 1837 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
194 Album of 105 Albumen Prints from the Louisiana Purchase Exposition (Louisiana Purchase Exposition) 105 Prints from St. Louis World's Fair 1904 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
234 Album of Celebrated American Indian Chiefs: Authentic Portraits from the Collection in the Department of the Interior at Washington. Allen & Ginter (Native American) Cigarette card booklet of Native Americans [ca. 1880s] $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
250 Album with approx. 36 photographs of Northern California scenes (Photograph Album - California) Photo album of S.F. & Bay Area, c.1910 c.1910 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
106 Amendments to constitution and referendum measures with arguments respecting the same to be submitted to the electors of the state of California at the special election on Tuesday Oct. 26, 1915 (California) Rare California special election booklet, 1915 1915 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
329 America in the China Relief Expedition Daggett, Aaron Simon (China) America's Role in the Battle of Peking 1903 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
25 An Account of a Visit to California 1826-'27 Beechey, Frederick William Beechey's Visit to California in 1826-27 [1941] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
322 An Account of Corsica, the Journal of a Tour to That Island; and Memoirs of Pascal Paoli Boswell, James Boswell's account of Corsica, 1768 1768 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
Current absentee: $325
(2 bids)
71 An act concerning the city of San Francisco and to ratify and confirm certain ordinances of the Common Council of said city (California - San Francisco) Settling land titles in San Francisco, 1858 1858 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
95 An Illustrated History of Sonoma County, California (California - Sonoma County) Illus. History of Sonoma County, California 1889 1889 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
314 Analyse Géographique de l'Italie, dédicée à Monseigneur le Duc d'Orleans, premier Prince du Sang Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville analyzes Italy's geography, 1744 1744 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
201 Andele Or The Mexican Kiowa Captive A Story of Real Life Among the Indians - inscribed presentation copy Methvin, Rev. J.J. Andele Or The Mexican Kiowa Captive - presentation copy 1899 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
191 Annals of Los Angeles: From the Arrival of the First White Men to the Civil War, 1769-1861 Layne, J. Gregg Inscribed to the Zamorano Club in 1935 1935 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
31 Anza's California Expeditions Bolton, Herbert Eugene 5 vol. Anza's CA expedition 1930 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $300
(2 bids)
308 Approximately 90 photographs of troops and fighting in the Philippines during the Second World War, with massacres, mass graves, etc. (World War II - Photographs) Photos of WWII in the Philippines c.1944-45 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
46 Archive relating to an imposter grandson of Johann Sutter, pioneer California landowner (California - Johann Sutter) "Imposter" grandson of J.A. Sutter 1927 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
255 Around the World with General Grant Young, John Russell (Presidents, 1869) Around the World with General Ulysses S. Grant [1879] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
304 Articles of Incorporation of Wells Fargo Bank & Union Trust Co. Dated, December 13, 1923 (Wells Fargo Bank) Wells Fargo Bank incorporates, 1923 1923 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
195 Artists' Edition: The World's Fair in Colortypes and Monotones (Louisiana Purchase Exposition) St. Louis World's Fair in Colortypes 1904 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
428 Atlas geographique contenant la Mappemonde et les quatre Parties avec les differents Etats d'Europe... Rizzi-Zannoni, Giovanni Antonio Miniature atlas with maps of continents & world 1762 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
437 Atlas. Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition. During the Years of 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842 Wilkes, Charles Atlas Volume to Wilkes Report 1845 1845 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
Current absentee: $475
(2 bids)
386 Atlas: Designed to Illustrate the Geography of the Heavens... Burritt, Elijah H. & Hiram Mattison Burritt's Astronomical Atlas 1859 1856 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
346 Autographed portraits of several members of the German royal family (German Royalty) Portraits of German royalty, most signed Various dates $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
355 Élémens de topographie militaire, ou instruction détaillée sur la manière de lever à vue et de dessiner avec promptitude les cartes militaires. Ouvrage traduit de l'allemand; Revu et augmenté de Notes et Figures additionnelles par un officier au corps impérial du Génie de France Hayne, J.E.G. Military topography during the Napoleonic wars. 1806 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
23 Baja California, 1535-1956 [and] Baja California II, 1535-1964: A bibliography of Historical, Geographical and Scientific Literature relating to the Peninsula of Baja California and to the Adjacent Islands in the Gulf of California and the Pacific Ocean, Including a Chronological Index to Books I and II Barrett, Ellen C. Barrett's Baja California signed limited 1 of 50 sets 1957; 1967 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
297 Battles of America By Sea and Land with Biographies of Naval and Military Commanders Tomes, Robert Battles of America w/steel engravings 1878 [1878] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
53 Baywood Park Estates Otto, Richard S. (California - Morro Bay) Scarce Morro Bay real estate brochure 1949 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
144 Beyond the Law Dalton, Emmett Beyond the Law by Emmet Dalton 1918 1918 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
229 Bodie Miners' Union treasury ledger (Mining) Treasurer's Ledger for the Bodie Miners' Union [1878-1887] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
271 Bound Collection of 28 19th Century Piano Scores (Sheet Music) Piano sheet music Civil War era 1848-1871 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
300 Boycott Gallo: Don't Buy Gallo Wine - Don't Shop Where It's Sold... (United Farm Workers) Rare Boycott Gallo poster, 1973 1973 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
222 Broadside decree attacking and placing a prohibition upon authors who wrote a book critical of his conduct of the war with the United States. Santa Anna, Antonio Lopez de (Mexico) Santa Anna attacks authors of critical book Feb. 11, 1854 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
205 Broadside decree regulating the sale of liquor and mandating punishment for public drunkenness (Mexico) Regulating public drunkeness in Mexico, 1810 June 5, 1810 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
223 Broadside proclamation (bando) regarding the incursion into Mexico of filibusters from the U.S. associated with José Maria Carbajal (or Carvajal) Santa Anna, Antonio Lopez de (Mexico) Santa Anna decree against filibusters into Mexico 1853 1853 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
204 Broadside, in Spanish, ordering a national state of mourning in Mexico after Santa Anna's capture in Texas Corro, José Justo (Mexico - Texas Revolution) Santa Anna captured by Texans, rare broadside May 20, 1836 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
63 Brochure and Map of Pismo Beach Calif. (California - Pismo Beach) Pismo Beach in 1967 1967 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
135 Buena Vista, Colorado: The Buena Vista Improvement Co. (wrapper title) (Colorado) Real estate in Buena Vista, CO, 1889 1889 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
8 Burdett's Negro Dialect, Recitations and Readings Burdett, James S. (editor) (African American) Rare guide to early AAVE [1884] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
119 California and New Mexico: Message of the President of the United States, Transmitting information...on the Subject of California and New Mexico. (caption title.) Taylor, Zachary (California) California and New Mexico, Doc. 17, House ed. 1850 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
Current absentee: $650
(4 bids)
167 California ’46 to ’88 Harlan, Jacob Wright Dedicated to Frémont by author who served under him 1888 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
28 California Gold-field Scenes: Selections from Quien Sabe's Gold-field Manuscripts Bigham, Robert W. California Gold-field Scenes, 1866 1886 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
273 California in 1851-[1852]: The Letters of Dame Shirley Shirley, Dame [Clappe, Louise Amelia Knapp Smith] Shirley Letters, Grabhorn Press ed. 1933 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
103 California Notes Turrill, Charles B. (California - Yosemite) California Notes, inscribed by the author 1876 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
19 California's Pictorial Letter Sheets, 1849-1869 Baird, Joseph Armstrong, Jr. California's Pictorial Letter Sheets, 1849-1869 1967 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
110 California: Its Products, Resources, Industries, and Attractions. What It Offers the Immigrant, Homeseeker, Investor, and Tourist Daniels, T.G., editor (California) California: What it offers the immigrant, 1904 1904 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
182 California: Romantic and Beautiful James, George Wharton California Romantic & Beautiful, 1st Ed. in colorful binding 1914 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
302 Campaigns of General Custer in the North-West and the Final Surrender of Sitting Bull Walker, Judson Elliott Walker's Campaigns of General Custer 1881 [1881] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
40 Carisa Chemical Company: Incorporated under the Laws of the State of California (California - Carisa Chemical Company) Sulphate of soda field in central California 1905 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
207 Case of the American, A.K. Cutting. Latest notes exchanged between the Legation of the United States of America and the Minister of Foreign Relations of the Republic of Mexico. (Mexico) U.S. publisher of Mexican newspaper sued, 1888 1888 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
208 Causas y Efectos de la Última Revolución de Mégico (Mexico) Bustamente attacked for not retaking Texas 1841 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
49 Chadwick's 1915 Street Directory and Pocket Guide of Los Angeles City with Latest City Map. Contains all Streets, Car Lines, Apartments, Hotels, Lodgings, Banks, Clubs... Etc. (caption title) Chadwick, James P. (California - Los Angeles) Los Angeles Street Guide with map, 1915 1914 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
Current absentee: $400
(1 bid)
184 Champagne and Shoes Johnson, Kenneth M. Champagne and Shoes, 1/76 1962 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $200
(2 bids)
134 Chapters from the Unwritten History of the War Between the States; or, the Incidents in the Life of a Confederate Soldier in Camp, On the March, in the Great Battles, and in Prison Collins, R.M. Confederate soldier narrative of Civil War 1893 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
235 Cherokee New Testament (Native American) New Testament in Cherokee syllabary 1860 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $225
(2 bids)
426 Chicago and North-Western Railway. The Shortline to the West & Northwest. (Railway Maps) Map of the Chicago and North-Western Railway [1884] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
411 China Postal Atlas Showing the Establishments and Postal Routes in Each Province (China) China Postal Atlas 1933 1933 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
317 China Through the American Window Arnold, Julean American economic work on China 1932 1932 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
425 City of Lovelock, Nevada: Complete Water Distribution System, City of Lovelock (Nevada) Water system of Lovelock, Nevada, 1930 map c.1930 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
3 Cleaver For President of the United States of America ...power to the People ...black power to Black People! (African American - Black Panther Party) Eldridge Cleaver runs for President as Black Panther [1968] $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
Current absentee: $450
(3 bids)
293 Closing Argument of Adolph Sutro, on the Bill Before Congress to Aid the Sutro Tunnel, Delivered Before the Committee on Mines and Mining, of the House of Representatives of the United States of America, Monday, April 22, 1872. Sutro, Adolph Sutro Tunnel closing arguments with map 1872 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
Current absentee: $200
(1 bid)
294 Closing Argument of Adolph Sutro, on the Bill Before Congress to Aid the Sutro Tunnel, Delivered Before the Committee on Mines and Mining, of the House of Representatives of the United States of America, Monday, April 22, 1872. Sutro, Adolph Sutro Tunnel closing arguments 1872 1872 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
209 Colección de Órdenes y Decretos de la Soberana Junta Provisional Gubernativa, y Soberanos Congresos Generales de la Nación Mexicana (Mexico) Laws of early Mexico with reference to Texas 1829 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
14 Collection of 19th century maps and tourist souvenir books (Americana) 19th c. tourist view books Various dates $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
Current absentee: $225
(2 bids)
33 Collection of 20th century boxing photographs and autographs (Boxing) Collection of early-to-mid 20th century boxiana Various dates $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
258 Collection of correspondence following the death of President John F. Kennedy (Presidents, 1961) Letter and photograph, signed by Jacqueline Kennedy 1964 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
338 Collection of photographs of post-World War II Jewish Displaced Persons camp (Displaced Persons) 23 original photographs of post-WWII DP camps 1946-1947 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
17 Collection of signed photographs of 20th century actors (Autographs) Mid-20th century movie actor autographs Various dates $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
210 Comision mixta de la Republica Mexicana y de los Estados-Unidos de America. Washington, agosto 10 de 1869... (Mexico) Rare treaty between U.S. & Mexico, 1870 1870 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
225 Compañia Telegrafica entre [blank] y [blank]: Esta Compañia queda establecida bajo condiciones siguientes... Stewart, William George (Mexico) Financing a telegraph through Mexico 1855 14 de Julio de 1855 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200