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.
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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.
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.
San Marino: Ward Ritchie Press, 1952. First edition. Hardcover. 163 pp.
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.
Los Angeles: Westerners Los Angeles Corral, 1966. First printing. Paperback. 46 pages. Subject Guide. Westerners Keepsake, Publication #80, 1966.
NY: Burt Franklin, 1970. Reprint. Hardcover. 123 pages. 23 x 15 cm. Originally published 1935.
San Francisco: John Howell Books, 1963. Hardcover. 80 pp. Six illustrations. Largefold-out map. Three documents translated from the Spanish by Adelaide Smithers. Edited by John Galvin. Printed in black, red and green. Limited edition,one of 750 designed and printed by Lawton Kennedy.
Berkeley: The Friends of The Bancroft Library, 1965. First edition. Hardcover. 119 pp. Illustrated. A tribute, festschrift to Hammond, who served as Library Director at the Bancroft, andretired in 1965. Printed and designed by Lawton and Alfred Kennedy, signed and dated by George P. Hammond, May 23, 1965; bright, crisp...
Los Angeles: Zeitlin & Ver Brugge, 1958. Revised edition. Hardcover. 87 pages. 19 x 12 1/2 cm. Originally published 1931. Index. Limited edition, one of 1000 copies signed by Powell. Cellotape remnants free endpapers, small spine nicks.
Boston: Little Brown, 1906. First edition. Hardcover. 88 pages. 8vo, 20 x 13 cm. Six illustrations from drawings by Sears Gallagher and from photographs. In scarce printed printed dust wrapper lettered in green. Chipping to dj extremities, but complete and whole.
San Francisco: Grabhorn Press, 1941. First edition. Hardcover.  14 pages. 29 x 20.5 cm. Limited edition, one of 250 copies privately printed for Samuel L. Wormser in Goudy Modern type. GRABHORN 349. Front cover faded at head.
NY: Knopf, 1939. First edition. Hardcover. 346 pages. Illustrated. Story of the world famous Palace Hotel in San Francisco. Bibliography. Index.
SanFrancisco: J.W. Stacey, 1939. First edition. Hardcover. 699 pp. 4to, nearly 800 ilustrations in the text. With a chapter on the use of california shrubs in garden design by Fred H.Schumacher. Bibliography. Index.
San Marino: Huntington Library, 1949. First edition. Hardcover. 99 pp. Edited by Robert Glass Cleland. Illustrated. The wifeof one of the first American physicians to open an office in San Francisco. Life of San Francisco society in the early days of the Gold Rush.
Ashland: Lewis Osbourne, 1971. Hardcover. 61 pp. Illustrated with drawings. Book stamp in blind. Limited edition, copy 367 of 1000. Light sunning, few spots back cover.
San Francisco: Paul Elder, 1915. First edition. Hardcover. 202 pages. 22x 15 cm. Approximately seventy-five tipped-in plates. A lovely book by a well-respected, artistic west coast publisher. Mullgardt was an important architect of his day with one foot in the nineteenth century Light flaking front cover.
NY: Dodd, Mead, 1889. Hardcover. 351 pp. Illustrated. A popular, contemporary novel of life in California during the gold rush. Hinges shaken. Remnants of cellotape.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1927. First edition. Hardcover. 164 pages. 26 x 15.5 cm. 97 plates of Spanish Houses and their details. Bibliography of Spanish Architecture. Included are plan, materials and construction, exterior walls, roofs, doorwasy, windows, balconies, interiors, furniture and furnishings, et al. Bright, very fresh copy.
San Francisco: San Francisco Bay Cities Club of Printing House Craftsmen, 1928. First edition. Hardcover. Unpaginated, 8 leaves. 29.5 x 21.5 cm. Pastedown front cover label noting "This volume has been made specially for Porter Garnett.......February 1929," with hand written inscription on free endpaper, "and Haywood H. Hunt wishes to...
Berkeley: Univ. of California Press, 1952. First edition. Hardcover. 143 pp. Seventeen reproductions of the author's paintings, each designed to depictvery briefly the remarkably swift evolution of California's architectural and social history. Edges slightly sunned.
Los Angeles: Dawson's Book Shop, 1955. First edition. Hardcover. 42 pages. 25 x 16 cm. Index of titles. Map. Lists and critically describes 119 important works of fiction. Printed by The Plantin Press.
San Francisco: California Academy of Medicine, 1930. First edition. Hardcover. 186 pp. Eighteen full-page photographs. References. Index. Four page facsimile pamphlet on tan paper inserted. Limited edition, one of 970 copies, printed by the Grabhorn Press. Spine darkened. GRABHORN PRESS 141.