Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1974. Adams, Ansel. First edition. Hardcover. 127 pages. Oblong folio, 36 x 44 cm. One of a special edition for Time-Life subscribers signed by Ansel Adams. Foreword by Wallace Stegner, who quotes Adams, "A photograph is made, not taken." Illustrated with full page duotune reproductions...
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NY: E. Weyhe, 1932. First edition. Boards. Small folio, 30 x 22 cm, 10 pages in text, Foreword by Carl Zigrosser. Twelve full-page plates, plus an original lithograph signed by Richard Day in pencil, and hand printed from the stone by Paul Roeher. Limited edition, copy 496 of 500. Bright...
San Francisco: Grabhorn Press, 1934. Hardcover. 77 pages. 24 X 16 cm. Sketch by Jane Bissell and color illustrations by Arvilla Parker. Reprinted from the edition of 1856. Limited edition, one of 500 copies, with original Grabhorn announcement laid-in. Free endpapers toned. GRABHORN 212.
NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1936. First edition. Hardcover. 187 pages. 24 x 16 cm. Barber served in the Mexican War, killed 1846 in the battle of Monterey. Limited edition, copy 297 of 1000 signed by Ms. Doubleday. Bright copy. Spine with a few age spots.
Berkeley: Howell-North, 1962. 380 pp. 540 illustrations with four full-color reproductions. Maps. Appendix. The story of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad, conceivedprimarily as a mining railroad it also served the elegant spas of Manitou Springs and Colorado Springs.
Eugene: Univ. of Oregon Books, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. 305 pp. Illustrated. Subject Index. Index, Printers and Publishers. As the author notes, "this is substantially a new book, though built on his (Douglas C. McMurtie) accomplishment." This book describes 1,521 imprints, 962 additional titles to the 589 located by McMurtrie...
Austin: Texas Folk-Lore Society, 1945. Boatright, Betty. First edition. Hardcover. 104 pp. Texas Folk-Lore Society Publication No. XX. Illustrated by Betty Boatwright.
Austin: Texas Folk-Lore Society, 1943. First edition. Hardcover. 235 pp. Texas Folk-Lore Society Publications, No. XVIII. Index.
San Francisco: John Howell Books, 1971. Borein, John Edward. First edition. Hardcover. Unpaginated. 30.5 x 24 cm. 318 plates. Index of Titles.
Caldwell: Caxton Printers, 1971. Third edition. Hardcover. 401 pages. Copiously illustrated with photographs. Index.
Np: Ward Ritchie Press, 1959. Hardcover. 145 pp. Edited and With an Introduction by John W. Caughey. Originally published in 1850, Wheat [Books of The Gold Rush], regards it as "one of the earliest authentic personal accounts of the California diggings." BARRETT 389.BLUMANN & THOMAS 4876. COWAN p83. HOWES B943. JONES 1229. SABIN 9067. WHEAT 28.
New York: Street & Smith, July 4, 1896. Wraps. 16 pages. 28 x 21 .5 cm. Diamond Dick Library. No. 192. Illustrated. Loss at corner head of last page, few words at margin lacking, small clean tear mended with archival tape.
Palo Alto: Lewis Osborne, 1966. Hardcover. 88 pp. Illustrations, maps and a large fold-out, reprint of the "Nevada Democrat," announcing thehanging of Bolin. Introduction by Richard H. Dillon. Bolin, son of minister arrived at the gold fields, fell to drinking, gambling and murder. The trial received wide spread notoriety.
San Francisco: Cameron & Co., 1984. Hardcover. Approx. 180 pages in text. Large landscape 4to, profusely illustrated with color photographs.
Norman: Univ. of Oklahoma Press, 1955. First edition. Hardcover. 287 pages. 22 1/2 x 15 cm. Bibliography. Index.
NY: Macmillan, 1930. First edition. Hardcover. 208 pp. Twenty-three black and white plates, including photographsand illustrations. RICKS p65. SMITH 1780.
San Marino: Ward Ritchie Press, 1952. First edition. Hardcover. 163 pp.
Los Angeles: County of Los Angeles, 1931. First edition. Hardcover. 206 pages. 28 x 21 cm. Thirteen fold-out map inserts, some with coloring, and a plethora of maps, plans and photographs in black and white. Schedule of Major and Secondary Highways. " The use of this plan will assure the...
San Francisco: Powell Publishing, 1929. First edition. Hardcover. 381 pp. Seventeen black and white wood engravings by Frank Geritz. Two maps. Bibliography. Index. DAWSON 468. WHEAT 50. "Readable overall summary."
Los Angeles: California State Historical Assoc. 1948. First edition. Hardcover. 132 pp. Illustrations and maps. Bibliography. Index. The author has published other works relating to this period, and this present volume is not meant to cover the same field, but rather to complement these other works. ROQC 15764.
Missoula: Mountain Press Publishing Co., 1989. Rungius, Carl. First edition. Hardcover. 203 pages. 28 x 36 cm. Forty six plates and 87 figures. An American painter of big game animals of western North America, first in Wyoming, then Alberta and the Canadian Rockies. Signed presentation copy, " Nov. 12 1992...
Washington, DC: GPO, 1952. First edition. Paperback. 164 pp. Two large fold-out maps. Bibliography. Index.
Los Angles: Southwest Museum, 1938. First edition. Paperback. 186 pages. 27 x 18 cm. 16 plates, 18 text figures, and 103 songs. Partly unopened, lacking portions of backstrip head and foot.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1932. First edition. Original Wraps. 220 pages. BAE Bulletin 102. Illustrated with photographs.
Dallas: Southern Methodist Univ. Press, 1952. Revised. Hardcover. 222 pages. 23 x 15 cm. Illustrated. Index. First published 1942. ADAMS 314. Sunning to dust wrapper spine.