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1 Message from the President... Communicating a report of an expedition led by Lieutenant Abert, on the upper Arkansas and through the country of the Comanche Indians, in the fall of the year 1845 Abert, James William Abert in Comanche country with map 1846 1846 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$800
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)
20 History of the United States Secret Service Baker, L.C. Civil War History of Secret Service 1867 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
22 Letter from P.T. Barnum discussing a biographical sketch that had been requested Barnum, P.T. Letter signed by P.T. Barnum August 18, 1890 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
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
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)
26 Drei Jahre in Amerika. 1859-1862 Benjamin, Israel Joseph [Benjamin II] Benjamin II's Travels Across North America 1862 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
Current absentee: $400
(1 bid)
27 David Jacks of Monterey, and Lee L. Jacks his daughter Bestor, Arthur Eugene Jr. Monterey Jack, the man behind the cheese 1945 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
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
29 My Playhouse was a Concord Coach: An Anthology of Newspaper Clippings and Documents Relating to Those Who Made California History During the Years 1822-1888 Boggs, Mae Helene Bacon, comp. My Playhouse was a Concord Coach; Mae Helene Bacon Boggs [1942] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
30 Kino's Historical Memoir of Pimería Alta: A Contemporary Account of the Beginnings of California, Sonora, and Arizona, by Father Eusebio Francisco Kino,... 1683-1711. Bolton, Herbert Eugene, editor Kino's Historical Memoir of Pimería Alta, 1/250 1919 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $300
(4 bids)
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)
35 Gold Rush: The Journals, Drawings and other Papers of J. Goldsborough Bruff, Captain, Washington City and California Mining Association, April 2, 1849 - July 20, 1851 Bruff, J. Goldsborough Bruff's Gold Rush Journals, Drawings & Papers 1944 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $160
(2 bids)
36 Picturesque America, or, the Land We Live in. A Delineation by Pen and Pencil of the Mountains, Rivers, Lakes, Forests, Water-Falls, Shores, Canons, Valleys, Cities, and Other Picturesque Features of Our Country. Bryant, William Cullen, editor Picturesque America 1872 [1872-74] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $250
(3 bids)
37 Life and Marvelous Adventures of Wild Bill, the Scout Buel, J.W. Illustrated Life and Adventures of Wild Bill 1881 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
Current absentee: $500
(1 bid)
125 Three Years' Travels Throughout the Interior Parts of North America, for More Than Five Thousand Miles Carver, Jonathan Carver's Three Years' Travels Throughout North America 1813 1813 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
132 Observations on Mr. Stedman's History of the American War Clinton, Henry Observations on Stedman's History of the American War 1794 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
133 Messages From the Spirit Planes Colburn, Arthur R. Colburn's Messages from Spirit Planes No. 1 1910 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
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
138 Copland on Music Copland, Aaron Copland on Music inscribed w/ signed letter 1960 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
139 Sierra Sanctum: Written Reveries of a Cliff Man Corlieu, Clifford Corlieu's Sierra Sanctum inscribed 1926 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
140 On the Trail of a Spanish Pioneer. The Diary and Itinerary of Francisco Garces in his Travels through Sonora, Arizona, and California 1775-1776 Coues, Elliot Spanish pioneer in the Southwest 1775-6 1900 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(2 bids)
141 The North American Indian: Being a Series of Volumes Picturing and Describing the Indians of the United States and Alaska Curtis, Edward S. Prospectus for Curtis' North American Indian 1907 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $190
(2 bids)
142 Dances of Early California Days Czarnowski, Lucile K. Scarce book on California Folk Dances [1950] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
144 Beyond the Law Dalton, Emmett Beyond the Law by Emmet Dalton 1918 1918 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
145 The Discovery of San Francisco Bay: The Rediscovery of the Port of Monterey; The Establishment of the Presidio, and the Founding of the Mission of San Francisco Davidson, George Davidson's discovery of San Francisco Bay 1907 1907 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $110
(2 bids)
146 Life and Services of Gen. John A. Logan as Soldier and Statesman [Dawson, George Francis] Dawson's Life of Gen. John A. Logan 1887 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
147 The Birds of California: A Complete, Scientific and Popular Account of the 580 Species and Subspecies of Birds Found in the State Dawson, William Leon Dawson's Birds of California Deluxe Edition 1923 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $350
(3 bids)
149 Edwin Willard Deming Deming, Therese O., compiler The Works of Edwin Willard Deming [1925] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
151 Coronado's Children: Tales of Lost Mines & Buried Treasures of the Southwest Dobie, J. Frank Dobie's Tales of Lost Mines & Buried Treasure 1980 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
Current absentee: $200
(1 bid)
152 Two Thousand Miles on an Automobile: Being a Desultory Narrative of a Trip Through New England, New York, Canada, and The West by "Chauffeur" [Eddy, Arthur Jerome] 2000 Mile N. American Road-trip in 1902 1902 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
153 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 1848 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $450
(4 bids)
154 Missions and Missionaries of California Engelhardt, Zephyrin Three Volumes of Engelhardt's Missions 1912-1930 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
155 Early Printing in California: From Its Beginning in the Mexican Territory to Statehood, September 9, 1850 Fahey, Herbert Excellent reference on early California printing 1956 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
156 Life, Adventures and Travels in California...to which are added the Conquest of California, Travels in Oregon and History of the Gold Regions Farnham, Thomas Jefferson. Farnham's California Adventures 1847 1847 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
157 Place Names of the High Sierra Farquhar, Francis P. 2 editions of Farquhar's Place Names of the High Sierra 1926 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
158 The Construction of the Mining Statutes of the United States of 1866 and 1872: The opinion of the Circuit Court of the United States for the district of Nevada in the case of the Eureka Consolidated Mining Company vs. the Richmond Mining Company of Nevada Field, Stephen J. Stephen Field weighs in on mining law, 1877 1877 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
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)
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
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
162 Sketches and Eccentricities of Col. David Crockett, of West Tennessee [French, James S.] Unauthorized Biography of Davey Crockett 1833 1833 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
163 On the Trail of a Spanish Pioneer the Diary and Itinerary of Francisco Garcés (Missionary Priest) in His Travels Through Sonora, Arizona, and California 1775 - 1776 [Garcés, Francisco] The Diary and Itinerary of Francisco Garcés 1900 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
164 Overland in Forty-Nine. The Recollections of a Wolverine Ranger After a Lapse of Forty-seven Years Goldsmith, Oliver Goldsmith's Overland in Forty-Nine inscribed 1896 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $950
(3 bids)
166 The Great West: Emigrants', Settlers', & Travellers' Guide and Hand-Book to the States of California and Oregon, and the Territories of Nebraska, Utah, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, and Washington. With a Full and Accurate Account of their Climate, Soil, Resources, and Products, Accompanied by a Map Showing the Several Routes to the Gold Fields, and a Complete Table of Distances Hall, Edward H. Hall's The Great West Emigrant's Guide 1864 1864 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
Current absentee: $850
(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
168 Heart of the West Henry, O. Heart of the West, 1907 1907 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
170 The History of Warner's Ranch and its Environs Hill, Joseph J. Hill, History of Warner's Ranch Ltd to 300 copies 1927 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
171 The Unlimited Coinage of Gold and Silver Essential to the Prosperity of the United States: Address Delivered by Hon. N.P. Hill, of Colorado, before the Sound Money Convention of Commercial Organizations at Washington, D.C., September 12, 1893 Hill, Nathaniel P. Unlimited gold and silver for the masses, 1893 1893 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
172 The Commerce and Industries of the Pacific Coast of North America; comprising the rise, progress, products, present condition, and prospects of the useful arts on the Western side of our continent Hittell, John S. Commerce of Pacific Coast, 1882 1882 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
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
174 History of California Hittell, Theodore Hittell's History of California, 1885 1885 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
176 Dakota: "Behold I show you a delightsome land" Holt, O.H., compiler Dakota 1885 describing counties & towns rare 1885 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
177 Fourteen Months in American Bastiles [Howard, Frank Key] F.K. Howard's Civil War Imprisonment 1863 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
178 Hull's Temperance Glee Book: Containing a Choice Variety of Temperance Songs, Duets and Choruses Suitable for the Sociable Entertainments of the Several Temperance Organizations... Hull, Asa Scarce book of Temperance songs 1877 1877 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
179 Indian Sketches, Taken During an Expedition to the Pawnee and Other Tribes of American Indians Irving, John T., Jr. Irving's Pawnee Indian Sketches, 1st ed in 2 vols 1835 $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)
181 Report upon the Colorado River of the West Ives, Joseph Christmas Ives's on exploration of the Colorado River 1861 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
Current absentee: $900
(2 bids)
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)
184 Champagne and Shoes Johnson, Kenneth M. Champagne and Shoes, 1/76 1962 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $200
(2 bids)
185 Wanderungen eines Künstlers unter den Indianern Nordamerika’s von Canada nach der Vancouver’s Insel und nach Oregon durch das Gebiet der Hudsons-Bay-Gesellschaft und Zurück Kane, Paul Kane's Wanderings of an Artist 1st German Ed. 1862 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
186 A Stroll Though the Diggings of California Kelly, William A Stroll Though the Diggings of California 1852 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
187 Two volumes on Travel in the American West Kent, Henry Brainard & Stanley Wood 2 Western American Travel Guides, 1890-1904 1890-1904 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
188 Mountaineering in the Sierra Nevada King, Clarence O'Melveny's copy of mountaineering classic 1905 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
189 James Mason Hutchings of Yo Semite: A Biography and Bibliography Kruska, Dennis James Mason Hutchings of Yo Semite 2009 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
190 Pacific Coast Sketches Lambourne, Alfred Pacific Coast Sketches 1889 1889 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
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
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)
193 Hearts of Three London, Jack Hearts of Three inscribed by Charmian London [1918] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
198 History of the American Baptist African and Haytien Missions. For the use of Sabbath schools. McCoy, Isaac Baptist Missions to Africa & Haiti, 1831 1831 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
199 The Busy Life of Eighty-Five Years Meeker, Ezra The Busy Life of Eighty-Five Years, signed [1916] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
200 The Traveller's Directory Through the United States: Consisting of a Geographical Description of the United States, with Topographical Tables of the Counties, Towns, Population, &c and A Description of the Roads... Melish, John The Traveller's Directory Through the United States, 1815 1815 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $275
(2 bids)
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)
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)
231 Jedediah Smith and His Maps of the American West Morgan, Dale & Carl I. Wheat Jedediah Smith and His Maps of the American West 1954 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
232 The Cruise of the Corwin: Journal of the Arctic Expedition of 1881 in search of De Long and the Jeannette Muir, John John Muir, The Cruise of the Corwin 1917 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
233 The Mountains of California Muir, John John Muir Mountains of California w/dj 1903 1903 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
240 McTeague: A Story of San Francisco Norris, Frank Colt Press Ed. of McTeague by Frank Norris 1941 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
243 Historical Memoirs of New California Palóu, Francisco Palou's Historical Memoirs of New California 1926 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
244 Indian and White in the Northwest; or, A History of Catholicity in Montana Palladino, L. B. Indian and White in the Northwest, 1st Edition 1894 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
246 The California Gold Discovery: Sources, Documents, Accounts and Memoirs Relating to the Discovery of Gold at Sutter's Mill Paul, Rodman The California Gold Discovery by Rodman 1966 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
247 The New Freedom: Corporate Capitalism Perlman, Fredy Fredy Perlman's New Freedom 1/91 Ltd. 1st Ed. 1961 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
248 History of Santa Barbara County, California, From Its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time Phillips, Michael James History of Santa Barbara County, 1927 1927 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
254 Myn Aandenken aan Nederlands Alliantie met Vrankryk, Zynde een Bespiegeling van de Decoratien enz. der Illuminatie op die Heuchelyke Gebeurtenis... [Pijpers, Pieter] Dutch Pamphlet supporting U.S. Revolution 1786 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
262 Sitten und Meinungen der Wilden in America Purmann, Johann Georg Customs of Native people of the Americas, 1777 1777-1781 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
265 The Other Side: or Notes for the History of the War between Mexico and the United States. Ramsey, Albert C. (translator, editor) Mexican perspectives on Mexican-American War 1850 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
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
267 Job Printing in California Ritchie, Ward Job Printing in California, 1/200 1955 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
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
269 What Every Mother Should Know Sanger, Margaret H. Margaret Sanger's book on Sex Education 1916 [1916] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
270 Scharmann's Overland Journey to California Scharmann, H. B. Scharmann's Overland Journey to California [1918] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
272 Dealer's Counter Book Sherwin Williams Co. Stunningly Illustrated 1933 Paint Catalogue 1933 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
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)
274 Representative and Leading Men of the Pacific: Being Original Sketches of the Lives...of Principal Men...To Which is Added Their Speeches...Including the Happiest Forensic Efforts of Baker, Randolph, McDougall, T. Starr King... Shuck, Oscar T., editor Representative Men of the Pacific 1870 1870 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
275 History of Sierra County [and] Downieville: Gold Town on the Yuba Sinnott, James J. History of Sierra County 6 volumes, plus Downieville, signed 1972-1991 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $130
(2 bids)
276 Up to Now: An Autobiography Smith, Alfred E. Autobiography of Alfred E. Smith, signed 1929 $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
279 The Apache Kid, a Bear Fight and Other True Stories of the Old West Sparks, William William Sparks' True Stories of the Old West 1926 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
284 Life and Adventures of Buckskin Ben (Ben Stalker): Twenty Years a Cowboy Thirty Years a Showman Stalker, Benjamin M. Ben Stalker autobiography [ca. 1910] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
285 The Policy of Extending Government Aid to Additional Railroads to the Pacific, by Guaranteeing Interest on Their Bonds [Stewart, William M.] Rail Routes to Pacific map w/ policy proposal 1869 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
286 Life Among the Indians, or: The Captivity of the Oatman Girls among the Apache & Mohave Indians Stratton, R.B. The Captivity of the Oatman Girls Grabhorn Press 1935 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
288 Message of the President of the United States 1862 to the Two Houses of Congress at the Commencement of the Third Session of the Thirty-Seventh Congress (Surveyor General) Message of the President of the United States, 1862 1862 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100